Burial register ID: 12657
First name: WILLIAM
Middle names:
Gender: Male
Age: 80 Years
Cause of death: Unknown
Burial type:
Date of death: 31-May-1914
Date of burial: 02-Jun-1914

Block: 104
Plot: 19

Bio contributor: Ngaere Marquis Holibar nee Brown

William McKinlay (1834 – 1914)

William McKinlay was born on 20 February, 1834, in Kilmarnock, Scotland

He married Mary Ann Cumming in Kilmarnock on 19 March, 1852.

His second marriage was to Kate Maude Zander, formerly Rudkin nee Robinson. The marriage took place in Oamaru in 1894. She is buried at Dunedin’s Southern Cemetery and is an ancestor of Bridget Armstrong, the actress.

William’s parents were Walter McKinlay of Neilston, Renfrewshire, Scotland and Margaret (Peggy) MacFarlane of Perthshire.

William was first a Block Printer, then a Calico Printer and lastly a Bootmaker.

The family left Greenock on the ship “Auckland” on 31 July 1875 and arrived at Port Chalmers on 27 October 1875.

William died on 31 May 1914 (d. cert. Senile changes, Morbus Cordis, Cardiac failure, gradual and insidious.)

William McKinlay
Source: Ngaere M Holibar

There are 7 Interments in this grave:

Surname First names Age Date of death Date of burial
HILL GORDON 4 Years 12-May-1901 14-May-1901
HILL JEANIE 33 Years 19-Apr-1900 21-Apr-1900
MCKINLAY BABY 34 Hours 28-Nov-1912 29-Nov-1912
MCKINLAY WALTER 32 Years 16-Apr-1885 19-Apr-1885
MCKINLAY WILLIAM 77 Years 08-Jun-1942 10-Jun-1942
MCKINLEY MARY ANN 58 Years 28-Nov-1891 30-Nov-1891
MCKINLEY WILLIAM 80 Years 31-May-1914 02-Jun-1914