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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Elizabeth BEABER

Elizabeth BEABER

Female 1842 - 1934  (~ 92 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth BEABER  [1
    Born c. 1842  [1
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 1867  UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Samuel How born in England, but at the age of 33 he jumped ship 'disembarking' at Port Adelaide from the "Ernestine" in 1867 and assumed his mother's maiden name of Beaber. He married Elizabeth White, a passenger on the same ship and they had 4 daughters. 
    Biography Notes See biographies of her father and JSD.  [1
    Health 1875  Balaklava SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Samuel in ill health wrote home to his brother in the U.K. in 1875 that he was living on 140 acres of scrub land at Balaklava, S.A.

    Samuel died when the youngest girl was an infant and his widow Elizabeth, remarried Oswald Potter, and had 2 Potter sons and a daughter. The Potters farmed at Meadows, S.A. Elizabeth lived on to be 96, dying on 7/7/1934 and was buried at the Little Mitcham Cemetery. 
    Cause of death 1934  Meadows SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Samuel died when the youngest girl was an infant and his widow Elizabeth, remarried Oswald Potter, and had 2 Potter sons and a daughter.  
    Residence Meadows SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Potters farmed at Meadows, S.A. Elizabeth lived on to be 96, dying on 7/7/1934 and was buried at the Little Mitcham Cemetery. 
    Died 7 Jul 1934  [1
    Buried Cumberland Park SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-2293  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2018 

    Family 1 Samuel BEABER,   b. c.1834, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Susannah Mary BEABER,   b. 8 Nov 1867, Willaston SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1939  (Age 71 years)  []
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2013 14:15:00 
    Family ID F-751  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Oswald POTTER 
    Married 23 Nov 1876  Balaklava SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2018 14:19:37 
    Family ID F-752  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] 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-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/user-details/product/uid-96022/coid-1/cid-2/request_data-%7B/quot;option-/quot;--/quot;com_search-/quot;,-/quot;Itemid-/quot;32-/quot;surname-/quot;beaber-/quot;check-/quot;1-/quot;gname-/quot;s-/quot;year-/quot;-/quot;range-/quot;0-/quot;cusearch-/quot;Search-/quot;__utmc-/quot;175478836-/quot;a4bd3f58e9df756191d0f96ccbc0b1ee-/quot;e7015a7d200526083314a342d63ff4c5-/quot;__utmz-/quot;175478836_1533823959_543_6_utmcsr-google%7Cutmccn=(organic)%7Cutmcmd=organic%7Cutmctr=(not%20provided)/quot;__utma-/quot;175478836_1713450304_1501589010_1536902227_1537192624_569-/quot;__utmt-/quot;__utmb-/quot;175478836_1_10_1537192624-/quot;%7D-.html, 17.09.2018 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Groom Given Name(s): Oswald
      Groom Last Name: POTTER
      Bride Given Name(s): Elizabeth
      Bride Last Name: BEABER
      Marriage Date: 1876, November 23
      Marriage Place: Res of Charles Blewit South Balaklava
      Groom Age: 26
      Groom Approx. Birth Year: 1850
      Groom Marital Status: S
      Groom Father: Thomas POTTER
      Bride Age: 34
      Bride Approx. Birth Year: 1842
      Bride Marital Status: W
      Bride Father Name: James WHITE
      District: Gilbert
      Symbol: V
      Book/Page: 109/546
      NO EVIDENCE AT ALL OF FAMILY NAME OF HOW?? AT BIRTH OR MARRIAGE TBA