William Miller ARCHIBALD

Date of Birth: 
31 Dec 1857
Date of Death: 
30 Jan 1948

William was born in Newton, Scotland.

He married Jessie Robinson (born Perthshire, Scotland), marriage date & place unknown,

They had eight children, all born in Midlothian, Scotland.

By the early 1900's they are in NZ, where Jessie dies in 1904. Their youngest child was 6.

William remarried in 1906 at Palmerston Nth, a divorcee, Mary Ann Garard (nee Paul). There were five Garard children.

William and Mary had a further two children.

William was an insurance agent working out of his home in Cambridge St, Levin from 1911 to 1919. He then moved to Marton as a taxi proprietor & then a hall proprietor.

One son, Menzies served in WW1, also two stepsons George & Frederick (who lost an arm) Garard. A step son-in-law, Robert Symonds, was killed at Ypres, Belgium in 1917.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
William Miller Archibald; William Archibald (Snr); Janet Miller; Jessie Robinson; John Robinson; Janet Thompson; Mary Ann Paul; George Flemington Paul; Mary Ann Windlass; Frederick William Garard; Muriel Jane Isabel Linn; Jessie Miller Archibald; Miller Archibald; William Archibald; John Robertson (Jack) Archibald; Mary Florence Esther Glen; Jean Robertson Archibald; Arthur James Thompson; Menzies Thompson Archibald; Minnie Dorothy Archibald; Beatrice Gilroy Archibald; Richard Thomas Williams; Ethel Archibald; William D Chase; George William Garard; Ada Symonds; Walter Frank Garard; Jane Symonds; Frederick Stephen Francis Garard; Frederick Charles Garard; Mary MacDonald; Eva Louisa Garard; Robert Symonds; Alfred Owen Woolett; Jessie Archibald; Alexander Campbell; Floria Paul Archibald; Herbert Henson; George Miller Galloway.