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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Catherine DAWSON

Catherine DAWSON

Female 1825 - 1892  (67 years)

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  • Name Catherine DAWSON  [1
    Born 1825  Tehran Persia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Nancy Gemmell ('Old Strathalbyn', p14) states Catherine was born in Glasgow. However, Persia has been confirmed by John Mathews.
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 30 Apr 1839  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    In 1839 in the 'Fairfield', Catherine migrated from Scotland with her mother and siblings (her father had come out earlier). Catherine had applied for a free passage as a domestic, so like many other girls she probably sailed as a help to a family of friends.  
    Died 21 Jan 1892  Hackney SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I-5  Christina and Donald McLean | Allan McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 8 Feb 2018 

    Father James (Snr) DAWSON,   b. c1781, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1865, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Relationship -257 
    Mother Jane HAMILTON,   b. 5 Jun 1868, Gilberton SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1908, Wallaroo SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship -257 
    Married 3 Mar 1816  Falkirk Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F-257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Allan MCLEAN,   b. 12 Feb 1811, Blaich Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1890, Plympton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 29 Feb 1844  Mt Barker SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Children 
     1. William Donald MCLEAN,   b. 25 Nov 1845, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1911, Eastwood SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  []
     2. Jane Hamilton MCLEAN,   b. 17 Jul 1847, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1916, Tarcowie SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  []
     3. Christina McPhee b1849 MCLEAN,   b. 11 Jul 1849, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 23 Jun 1936, Karrakatta WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years)  []
     4. Eliza Ann b1851 MCLEAN,   b. 25 Mar 1851, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1911, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  []
     5. James Dawson MCLEAN,   b. 25 Jun 1855, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1931, Brighton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  []
     6. Mary Dawson MCLEAN,   b. 23 Oct 1855, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1940, Orroroo SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  []
     7. Allan b.1857 MCLEAN,   b. 11 Nov 1857, Meadowbank SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1930, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  []
     8. Katherine Graham MCLEAN,   b. 9 Apr 1860, Meadowbank SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1915  (Age 55 years)  []
     9. Rachel MCLEAN,   b. 21 Mar 1863, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1949, Port Pirie SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     10. John Stuart Duncan MCLEAN,   b. 12 Jul 1865, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1926  (Age 61 years)  []
     11. Margaret MCLEAN,   b. 16 Feb 1869, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1906, Claremont WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)  []
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2017 15:03:56 
    Family ID F-2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0013 - Catherine McLean, nee Dawson
    0013 - Catherine McLean, nee Dawson

    Documents

    BDM 1892 Death Catherine McLean, nee Dawson - died 21st May 1892 in Hacking

    Stories
    1995 - Allan McLean & Catherine Dawson
    1995 - Allan McLean & Catherine Dawson
    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 14.

    3. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, 8 Feb 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Passengers arriving 1839-04-30 in SA aboard the Fairfield
      (434 t ship 1833) from Liverpool, Captain Rbt Abbott
      Alphabetically listed single line entry:DAWSON Mrs James snr nee Jane HAMILTON joining husb, ch Jas, Archibald, Cath, Eliza Willock, Jane, Anne

    4. [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. , P37 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      As advised by Trevor McLean over phone regarding burial of Catherine that is referred to in Allens biography P37

    5. [S-8] PUBLICATION Dawson book in Goolwa Library, Yvonne Heath of Morphettville, (Heath of Morphettville), C0461991941 - Goolwa.

    6. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, 1.
      MCLEAN Allan, Catharine DAWSON, married 29 feb 1844 at Wheatsheaf Inn Mt Barker as this information does not match the uncited/sourced information. As it is so different I have left it for further researchers to confirm or delete. Sourced 5 Feb 2016 Researcher Lorna McLean



    7. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, 16 Jan 2017 Research: Lorna McLean.
      Married Allan McLean and Catherine Dawson at "Wheatsheaf Inn, Mt Barker SA aged 33, 19yoa on 29 Feb 1844". Ref: 7/34