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Patiences, Jacks and Reids

A gathering of related Patiences, Jacks and Reids which includes my Grandparents James ("Jumbo") and Maggie Patience and numerous aunts, great aunts and uncles and great uncles of mine taken outside No 10 Mackenzie place, circa 1955.
Picture added on 23 April 2012 at 08:22
I remember this photo being taken.
It's actually taken on steps of our house 1(b) Mackenzie Place - I'm the bonnie lassie at the front - Margaret Reid!

Anonymous comment added on 28 April 2012
I was wondering where Boaba's small tree was as you went down the steps!!

Cracking happy photo-Mario must just have been round!

See the bus on AJ??!!
Added by Andro Jay on 30 April 2012
my vowv, you'd think it was yourself and not your Dad in the back row.
Added by Derek Patience on 03 May 2012
think your both mudded up , it was taken ootside no 10 , granny and boubas hoose and its my bus thats in the photo.
Added by Brian on 10 May 2012
Margaret Isee you there and your family. When I have come back I realise what a beautiful place it is. Can I say my heart is still there? I have many fond memories and one day I pray that I will be back so beware!Elizabethx
Added by Elizabeth Ann MacLeay Gault on 22 May 2012
IT WAS OOTSIDE 1(B) - that's Eleek Forsyth's ston wa on the left!
Added by Margaret on 24 May 2012
Correct and you could say its actually a Block wa!!!
Anonymous comment added on 31 May 2012
What a wonderful photo! Great to see many of the family all together. Happy days, escaping from Glasgow to the freedom of Auch and the kindness and hospitality of all my aunties, uncles and cousins.
Added by Annette Carrie(nee Jack) on 02 June 2012
Does anyone know the name of the man standing closest to the camera at the left side of the photo?
Anonymous comment added on 07 December 2012
yes thats my grandfather James Patience and his wife Margaret Patience immediately behind .
Added by Brian Patience on 10 December 2012
would the man wearing the suit and tie at the front of the photo be Simon Patience? It looks like him from photographs I've seen, he's my gt. grandfather.
Anonymous comment added on 11 December 2012
No as already mentioned its james Patience my grandfather , Simon Patience was his brother and they were very alike ... who is your father then ?
Is your grandfather Donald Patience by any chance ?
Added by Brian Patience on 12 December 2012
They really do look alike. Yes Donald is my grandfather, and my father is Stewart. Drop me an email at rorypatience@hotmail.com
Anonymous comment added on 13 December 2012
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