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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Mary  DAWSON

Mary DAWSON

Female 1841 - 1927  (86 years)

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  • Name Mary DAWSON  [1
    Born 1841  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died 28 Sep 1927  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The BRB has her death as 1937.
    Person ID I-1164  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2016 

    Father James (Snr) DAWSON,   b. c1781, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1865, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Jane HAMILTON,   b. 5 Jun 1868, Gilberton SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1908, Wallaroo SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 3 Mar 1816  Falkirk Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F-257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Richard Livett LANDER,   b. 1830,   d. 26 Jun 1884  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 4 Aug 1858  [2
    • The wedding was definitely in 1858 but might have been on 28th September rather than 4th August.
    Children 
     1. John Livett LANDER,   b. 30 May 1859,   d. 16 Jan 1930  (Age 70 years)
     2. James Dawson LANDER,   b. 10 Nov 1860,   d. 15 Jan 1935  (Age 74 years)
     3. Jane Susan LANDER,   b. 17 Nov 1862,   d. 22 Jun 1948  (Age 85 years)
     4. Mary LANDER,   b. 28 Nov 1864,   d. 24 Aug 1937  (Age 72 years)
     5. Richard Livett LANDER,   b. 20 Oct 1866,   d. 10 Jul 1964  (Age 97 years)
     6. Isabella LANDER,   b. 9 Sep 1868,   d. 13 Sep 1868  (Age 0 years)
     7. Herbert LANDER,   b. 25 Jan 1870,   d. 29 Jun 1954  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2016 10:17:19 
    Family ID F-1049  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Stories
    1995 - Florence May Maud McLean & Charles Thomas Gaffney Mathews
    1995 - Florence May Maud McLean & Charles Thomas Gaffney Mathews
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1995.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] FS BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995, The BRB has a good index for each individual. Copies of the BRB available Strathalbyn National Trust Museum & Library, several libraries around Australia including State Library SA, and Western Australian Genealogical Society Bayswater WA Request assistance for locating a copy through 'Contact us' on this website. .

    2. [S-8] PUBLICATION Dawson book in Goolwa Library, Yvonne Heath of Morphettville, (Heath of Morphettville), C0461991941 - Goolwa.

    3. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, 1.
      MCLEAN Allan, Catharine DAWSON, married 29 feb 1844 at Wheatsheaf Inn Mt Barker as this information does not match the uncited/sourced information. As it is so different I have left it for further researchers to confirm or delete. Sourced 5 Feb 2016 Researcher Lorna McLean