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Francis Turnbull ('Frank') INGLIS

Francis Turnbull ('Frank') INGLIS

Male 1840 - 1905  (64 years)

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  • Name Francis Turnbull ('Frank') INGLIS  [1
    Nickname Frank 
    Born 22 Sep 1840  SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened Y  [1
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1854  UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The parents and three youngest (Jane, Gilbert & James) migrated to South Australia in 1854 on the 'William Hammond'. They settled in Finnis Point, a few miles from Riverton. 
    Biography Notes Connections with other Inglis families: Frank's father, James, had a brother, John. A book of John's family history was written by Frank A Inglis of 9 Rosella St, Modbury Heights SA 5092. This might have been written in the 1990s. A copy of this book is in the McLean family history collection at the Strathalbyn Museum. (not yet)

    John was born in Roxburghshire and James was from Fifeshire. They came out to South Australia 14 years apart and settled in areas not far from each other. 
    Biography Notes 10 Jul 1884  Kanyaka SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    INSOLVENCIES. DECLARATION AT PORT AUGUSTA. Francis Turnbull Inglis, of Kanyaka, out of business. 
    Died 8 Jul 1905  Tarcowie SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    • DEATH' OF A FARMER BUTE, December 2.? Word was received by the police on Wednesday that Mr Francis Turnbull Inglis. farmer
      residing at Pine Forest, Bews, had died suddenly that morning on his farm. Mr C McArthur left with the Coroner (.Mr. J.P Rooney) to make enquiries, the result ot which left no room for doubt that the case -was one of heart affection. Deceased complained of a pain in the arm and over the heart. Ten minutes later he was discovered by his brother, Lionel Scott Inglis, in an unconscious state, and he expired in his brother's arms. Mr
      Inglas was highly respected. He was 45 years of age, and has left a widow and seven young children. The Coroner decided that an inquest was unnecessary. Extract from Adelaide Observer (Trove) Sat 4 Dec 1909 Page 3 DEATH OF A FARMER. Researcher Lorna McLean
    Cause of death 8 Dec 1909  Bute SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    DEATH OF A FARMER. BUTE, December 2.?Word was received by the police on Wednesday that Mr. Francis Turnbull Inglis, farmer, residing at Pine Forest, Bews, had died suddenly that morning on his farm. Mr. C.McArthur left with the Coroner (Mr. J.P. Rooney) to make enquiries, the result of which left no room for doubt that the case was one of heart affection. Deceased complained of a pain in the arm and over the heart. Ten minutes later he was discovered by his brother, Lionel Scott Inglis, in an unconscious state, and he expired in his brother's arms. Mr.Inglis was highly respected. He was 45 years of age, and has left a widow and seven young children. The Coroner decided that an inquest was unnecessary. 
    Cause of death 18 Dec 1909  Kadina SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    DEATH OF MR F. T. INGLIS. ,
    Fine Forest. Dec. 3,
    The sudden death of Mr Francis Turn-;
    bull Inglis, one of the members of the.
    firm of; Messrs Inglis Bros., of Pine
    Forest, farmers and graziers, has cast
    quite a gloom over this district. Mr
    lnglis has been somewhat indisposed for
    the past four or five years, probably re
    sulting from the-effects of a slight sun -
    stroke or an apoplexy seizure. since when
    he had been under Dr. Powell's observations
    and attention. Just on the eve of
    starting their harvesting machinery in
    one of tbe best crops they have ever bad
    at ihe Forest, Mr Frank appeared to be
    in excellent spirits and good health, and
    was early about starting tbe harvesters
    and strippers. In company with his
    younger brother (Mr Lionel Inglis) about
    11a.m. on Wednesday they were repairing
    a wagon. Frank was screwing the bolts
    up underneath when he remarked to bis
    brother-ihat be believed be was getting
    rheumatics in his left hand and arm. He
    then walked away into the shade of the
    trees for a few yards, fell down and ex
    pired ' without uttering another word.
    Mr F. Iniglis was born at Woodside in
    1865. Ht bad been engaged in farming
    pursuits nil his life, tbe greater portion of
    which bad heen spent on . tbe Peninsula.
    He bad been a member of the Pine
    Forest Bureau for many years. He was
    greatly respected by all who knew him,
    and was always one of the first to offer
    assistance where help was needed. He
    leaves a -widow and seven little children,
    two sisters, Mrs A. Guthlehen and Mrs
    Clothier, and five brothers?Messrs 3. M.
    (of Kadina), James, Albert, Ernest, and
    Lionel. The funeral of the deceased
    took place on Thursday at Kadina. The
    B9V. T. D. Webb read the burial service.

    http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/109113506?searchTerm=%22francis%20turnbull%20inglis%22&searchLimits=l-state=South+Australia# 
    Residence Tarcowie SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Working at Kanyaka Station, then Wilson near Hawker SA and finally to Tarcowie. 
    Buried Tarcowie SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-13  Christina and Donald McLean | Allan McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2017 

    Father James INGLIS,   b. 1802 
    Relationship -6 
    Mother Janet Barbour TURNBULL,   b. 1803, Edinburgh Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1882, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship -6 
    Family ID F-6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Hamilton MCLEAN,   b. 17 Jul 1847, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1916  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1868  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Jessie INGLIS,   b. 3 Mar 1870,   d. 14 Apr 1870, Harrogate UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
     2. Stillborn INGLIS,   b. 28 Apr 1871, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1871, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
     3. James Faulds Henderson INGLIS,   b. 21 Oct 1872, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1941, Peterborough SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  []
     4. Jane Catherine INGLIS,   b. 9 Nov 1878, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1955, Caltowie SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  []
     5. Frank Allan INGLIS,   b. 17 Mar 1880, Wilson SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1944, Broken Hill NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  []
     6. Ethel May INGLIS,   b. 18 Jan 1885, Wilson SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1964, Mt Barker SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  []
     7. Linda INGLIS,   b. 18 May 1887, Tarcowie SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1973, Willaston SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  []
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2017 11:34:37 
    Family ID F-5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0015 - Frank Turnbull Inglis.jpg
    0015 - Frank Turnbull Inglis.jpg

    Stories
    1995 - Jane (Jeannie) Hamilton McLean & Frank Turnbull Inglis & Henry Graham
    1995 - Jane (Jeannie) Hamilton McLean & Frank Turnbull Inglis & Henry Graham
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1995.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', (Donald & Christina McLean Genealogical Council Inc, Strathalbyn 1995).

    2. [S-93] NEWSPAPER TROVE Adelaide Observer SA, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/49553081?searchTerm=frank%20inglis&searchLimits=, 13 Nov 2016 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      DEATH OF MR. FRANK INGLIS,The death occurred early this morning of a well known resident of South Broken Hill, of Mr. Frank Allan Inglis,at the age of 65 years. He had been a resident for many years, and leaves a grown up family of one son (Phillip) and one daughter (Mrs. Zupanovich).A member of the F.B.D. and Loyal Plummer Lodge, M.U.I.O.O.F., No. 205. The funeral will take place tomorrow leaving his late residence, 318 Morish Street at 2.30 p.m. The inter-
      ment will be In the Methodist Cemetery. Fred J. Potter & Son have charge of the. arrangements.

    3. [S-93] NEWSPAPER TROVE Adelaide Observer SA, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/49553081?searchTerm=frank%20inglis&searchLimits=, 13 Nov 2016 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      DEATH OF MR. FRANK INGLIS,The death occurred early this morning (8 Dec 1909) of a well known resident of South Broken Hill, of Mr. Frank Allan Inglis,at the age of 65 years. He had been a resident for many years, and leaves a grown up family of one son (Phillip) and one daughter (Mrs. Zupanovich).A member of the F.B.D. and Loyal Plummer Lodge, M.U.I.O.O.F., No. 205. The funeral will take place tomorrow leaving his late residence, 318 Morish Street at 2.30 p.m. The inter-
      ment will be In the Methodist Cemetery. Fred J. Potter & Son have charge of the. arrangements.
      No change made to original date. 8 Jul 1905 v. 8 Dec 1909


    4. [S-83] NEWSPAPER TROVE Kadina and Wallaroo Times (SA : 1888 - 1954) SA, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/109113506?searchTerm=%22francis%20turnbull%20inglis%22&searchLimits=l-state=South+Australia#, 12 Jun 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      DEATH OF MR F. T. INGLIS. ,
      Fine Forest. Dec. 3,
      The sudden death of Mr Francis Turn-;
      bull Inglis, one of the members of the.
      firm of; Messrs Inglis Bros., of Pine
      Forest, farmers and graziers, has cast
      quite a gloom over this district. Mr
      lnglis has been somewhat indisposed for
      the past four or five years, probably re
      sulting from the-effects of a slight sun -
      stroke or an apoplexy seizure. since when
      he had been under Dr. Powell's observations
      and attention. Just on the eve of
      starting their harvesting machinery in
      one of tbe best crops they have ever bad
      at ihe Forest, Mr Frank appeared to be
      in excellent spirits and good health, and
      was early about starting tbe harvesters
      and strippers. In company with his
      younger brother (Mr Lionel Inglis) about
      11a.m. on Wednesday they were repairing
      a wagon. Frank was screwing the bolts
      up underneath when he remarked to bis
      brother-ihat be believed be was getting
      rheumatics in his left hand and arm. He
      then walked away into the shade of the
      trees for a few yards, fell down and ex
      pired ' without uttering another word.
      Mr F. Iniglis was born at Woodside in
      1865. Ht bad been engaged in farming
      pursuits nil his life, tbe greater portion of
      which bad heen spent on . tbe Peninsula.
      He bad been a member of the Pine
      Forest Bureau for many years. He was
      greatly respected by all who knew him,
      and was always one of the first to offer
      assistance where help was needed. He
      leaves a -widow and seven little children,
      two sisters, Mrs A. Guthlehen and Mrs
      Clothier, and five brothers?Messrs 3. M.
      (of Kadina), James, Albert, Ernest, and
      Lionel. The funeral of the deceased
      took place on Thursday at Kadina. The
      Fix this textB9V. T. D. Webb read the burial service.

    5. [S-71] NEWSPAPER TROVE Adelaide Register SA, page 2, 8 Nov 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Extract from the Adelaide "Register" dated 24/12/1868 : On 10/12/1868 at the home of the bride's father Meadow Bank" by special licence by the Rev. John Anderson. Frank Turnbull Inglis to Jane Hamilton, eldest daughter of Allan McLean, Esquire Frank lnglis was born 22/9/1840 in S.A. and was a son of James and Jane Inglis who arrived by the "Fairfield" 1839 from Dumferline, Fifeshire, Scotland and were of Long Valley near Strathalbyn. Witnesses at the wedding were Frank's brother Oliver Keble Inglis and Allan McLean.