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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Mary (the second) MCLEAN

Mary (the second) MCLEAN

Female 1818 - 1889  (71 years)

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  • Name Mary (the second) MCLEAN  [1
    Born 2 Apr 1818  [1
    • We need to check on the birth dates of John (1818) and Mary (1818) because their births are too close if they have the same mother. Maybe some confusion arises if baptisms are arranged many months after the actual birth.
    Christened 5 Apr 1818  Duisky Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Cause of death After a painful illness  [1
    Died 22 Sep 1889  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 24 Sep 1889  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Plot 309 Division 1
    Person ID I-3904  Christina and Donald McLean | Mary McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2017 

    Father Donald MCLEAN,   b. 26 Sep 1779, Blaich Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1855, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship -1 
    Mother Christina MCPHEE,   b. 28 Apr 1787, Crieff Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1869, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship -1 
    Family ID F-1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Adam ABERCROMBIE,   b. 1804, Stirling Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 Sep 1840  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • 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

    Family 2 Duncan MCRAE,   b. 26 Jun 1826, Kintail Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1901, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 25 Feb 1852  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • MARRIED Trinity Church Adelaide SA
    Children 
     1. Duncan MCRAE,   b. 29 Nov 1852,   d. 2 Apr 1881, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     2. Catherine MCRAE,   b. 26 Jun 1854, Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1929  (Age 74 years)
     3. Allan Mark MCRAE,   b. 29 Nov 1856, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1905, Tapleys Hill SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  []
     4. Donald Hugh MCRAE,   b. 9 Aug 1858, Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1927, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  []
     5. John James MCRAE,   b. 7 Sep 1860, Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1880, Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     6. Mary Ann MCRAE,   b. 7 Aug 1860, Lake Alexandrina SA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
    Last Modified 6 Dec 2016 15:00:14 
    Family ID F-1279  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0346 - Duncan & Mary McRae, nee McLean.jpg
    0346 - Duncan & Mary McRae, nee McLean.jpg

    Documents

    BDM Marriage Adam Abercrombie & Mary McLean on 29th September 1840 in Adelaide
    McLean Family Bible-bought and paid for 17 Mar 1835. Two years prior to Australian arrival.
    McLean Family Bible-bought and paid for 17 Mar 1835. Two years prior to Australian arrival.

    Headstones

    HS MCRAE Duncan d.23rd May 1902 or 1901, and Mary, nee McLean who died on 22nd Sept 1889The year Duncan's death was 1902 on the gravestone whereas other records have it as 1901. The gravestone gives his age at death as 72 years - ie born about 1830, whereas other records have his birth year as 1826.

    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', (Donald & Christina McLean Genealogical Council Inc, Strathalbyn 1995).

    2. [S-87] http//:www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/, https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/view-image/nrs_opr_records/3753814?image=215 (Reliability: 1), 10 Feb 2017 Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      BAPTISM register page number 88. Baptism 5 Apr 1818 Mary MacLean dau to Donald and Catherine McPhee of Duisgy. Register is numbered page 88.Accurate printout of page 88. However the OPR records dont reflect what today in 2017 we would expect. Christina/Christian/now Catherine. Plus Baptism in Duisgy today we spell it Duisky.

    3. [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

    4. [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

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

    6. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, page 1.
      first marriage; Adam Abercrombie married Mary McLean date provided and added by researcher Lorna McLean 05/12/2016

      second marriage; 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