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Re: wanted: Robert Menzies (1857 Scotland-1933)

Posted: 25 Apr 2011 10:12AM GMT
Classification: Biography
Surnames: Menzies
I know this reply comes 4 years after the original post; perhaps you will still find it helpful. The Robert Menzies in question is my great grandfather. The other two in the previous post are his son and grandson. Robert Menzies, b. 13 May 1857 Glsgow Scotland d. 10 Oct 1933. His parents were
RRobert Menzies b. 1823 Glasgow, d. 20 Feb 1899 Glasgow, and Jean Rankine b. 1 Dec 1822 Fife, d. 7 Sep 1890 Glasgow. Robert (II) emigrated to Utah sometime before 1887. His wife Janet Wilson, and children Robert Buchanan 1879-1967, Jeannie Rankin 1883-1961, and James Wilson 1885-1953 followed in 1887 coming on the SS Nevada from Liverpool. Robert (II) lived in Price Utah was active in politics, served as a constable and sheriff, later moved to Scofield. He and wife Janet (Jessie) were separated by at least 1898 and divorced in 1901. She died a year later and Robert took custody of the youngest children born in Utah: Violet Elizabeth 1888-1974, Pearl May 1891-? , Nellie Menzies 1896-1949. There were tw 0other children in the family who died in infancy, Janet Whitelaw 1881-1882 and George 1890-1890.
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