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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Margaret Brittania Rosedew SMITH

Margaret Brittania Rosedew SMITH

Female 1905 - 1961  (55 years)

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  • Name Margaret Brittania Rosedew SMITH  [1
    Nickname Marge 
    Born 21 Sep 1905  Jeparit Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Biography Notes c1945  Jeparit Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Marge drove the grocer's horse and cart during WWII. Husband Robert did active service in 2AIF overseas 
    Occupation c1950's  Jeparit Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Saleswoman after the war. 
    Died 29 Jan 1961  Burwood Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Y  [1
    Person ID I-3664  Christina and Donald McLean | John McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2018 

    Father John Duncan Ernest SMITH,   b. 21 Jan 1882, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1937, Hawthorn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship -1194 
    Mother Eliza Jane SEMPLE,   b. 28 Oct 1888, Dimboola Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1956, Melbourne Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship -1194 
    Married c1905  Jeparit Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Liza's death certificate states that she was 16 years old when she married John in Jeparit.
    • According to his death certificate, John was 23 years old when he married Eliza in Jeparit.
    Family ID F-1194  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Pte Robert Justin DUPUY,   b. 4 Feb 1901, Maryborough Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1982, Dandenong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1921 
    • The Smith Family Bible notes that Margaret and Robert were married in 1920.
    Children 
     1. EL D
     2. RWK D
     3. Phillip Jack DUPUY,   b. 17 Jul 1923, Melbourne Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1975, Melbourne Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  []
     4. IJM D
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 10:34:57 
    Family ID F-1195  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0591 - Keough, Keller, Hoffman, Nelson, Morris, McClung, Rohde & Smith.jpg
    0591 - Keough, Keller, Hoffman, Nelson, Morris, McClung, Rohde & Smith.jpg
    SJ K (I5520)
    GM K (I5489)
    GM K (I5513)
    B K (I5495)
    RA K (I5510)
    PS C (I5389)
    MD K (I5408)
    M B (I5538)

  • 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-121] Family Search.org -------C & D McLean, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:3F9Z-BJV, 8 Dec 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Marge drove the grocer's horse and cart during the war and was a saleswoman after the war. She was interested in old-time ballroom dancing, dressmaking, reading and singing. (The Tucker Family in Australia, 1992)
      The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:3F9Z-BJV : accessed 2017-12-07), entry for Margaret Brittania Rosedew /Smith/.

    3. [S-11] BDM certificate - sighted and attached .