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Adam ABERCROMBIE

Adam ABERCROMBIE

Male 1804 -

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  • Name Adam ABERCROMBIE  [1
    Born 1804  Stirling Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Biography Notes 1839  Troubridge Shoal unknown at sea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Adam Abercrombie an old colonist, a passenger on the sinking "Parsee", which was lost on the Troubridge Shoal in 1839. He was the last to leave the wreck, having bullocks on board. 
    Occupation 24 Jul 2018  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Wheelright:Timber dealer since arrival in Australia. Worked at Hindley Street in Adelaide South Australia
     
    Residence 1840's  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Hindley Street Adelaide 
    Died Y  [3, 4
    Person ID I-3903  Christina and Donald McLean | Mary McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2018 

    Family Mary b. 1818 MCLEAN,   b. 2 Apr 1818,   d. 22 Sep 1889, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1840  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • MARRIED Holy Trinity Church Adelaide SA
    Children 
     1. Christina ABERCROMBIE,   b. 1841, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1848  (Age 7 years)  []
    +2. Rachel ABERCROMBIE,   b. 1844, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908, Wokurna SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  []
     3. Adam ABERCROMBIE,   b. 9 Mar 1846, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1848, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  []
     4. Mary ABERCROMBIE,   b. 24 Apr 1848, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1848, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2017 15:37:42 
    Family ID F-1257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents

    BDM 1840 Marriage Adam Abercrombie & Mary McLean on 29th September 1840 in Adelaide

    Stories
    1995 - Mary McLean & Adam Abercrombie & Duncan McRae
    1995 - Mary McLean & Adam Abercrombie & Duncan McRae
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1995.

  • 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-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. , Page 17.

    3. [S-18] PUBLICATION Edwin Maclean's genealogy, Person 14-v.

    4. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, Reg No 1/178, 20 Jan 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      DEATH:1849 RegNo;1/178

      ABERCROMBIE Adam at Adelaide SA
      Adam ABERCROMBIE Death Date: 23 Jul 1849 Gender: M Age: 45y Approx. Birth Year: 1804 Marital Status: N Residence: Adelaide Death Place:Adelaide Book/Page: 1/178
      No other evidenced information available. Requires followup to ensure generalisation and validity.

      Adam and Mary's 2yoa son Adam and daughter Mary 2moa died the year before.

    5. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, page 1.
      Adam Abercrombie married Mary McLean date provided and added by researcher Lorna McLean 05/12/2016
      MCRAE Duncan, Mary ABERCROMBIE nee MCLEAN married 1852-02-25 at Trinity, Adelaide SA, aged 25=Duncan b1827, 32 (w)=Mary b1820

      Confirmed by the said website and NO alterations were made with citations from Website by Barry Leadbetter found by researcher Lorna McLean 05/12/2016

    6. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, 4.
      MCRAE Duncan and Mary McLean (nee Abercrombie)
      Confirmed "married on 25.02.1852 at Trinity church Adelaide SA, Aged 25, 32" by the said website and nothing altered.
      Website by Barry Leadbetter found by researcher Lorna McLean 05/12/2016