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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



George Stephen MCLEAN

George Stephen MCLEAN

Male 1900 - 1982  (82 years)

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  • Name George Stephen MCLEAN  [1
    Born 15 Apr 1900  Beulah Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Biography Notes
    • «b»George Stephen McLean«/b» b. 15/4/1900 at Beulah_ Victoria, the 11th of the 12 children.
      Unmarried.
      Moved to Kongorong with his parents.
      Occupation: Windmill "Fixer". That is the setting up and repairing of windmills.
      After the death of his parents he moved in with his sister Myrtle "Girlie" at Mt Gambler. It is said that she "wore the pants". nagged him and called him a silly old fool. George was M.C at local dances when Girlie played the piano.
      Death: at Mt Gambler on 22/5/1982 aged 82 years. interred at Mt Gambler Cemetery.
    Occupation Windmill 'fixer' - setting up and repairing of windmills.  [1
    Died 22 May 1982  Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-5004  Christina and Donald McLean | Archibald McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2018 

    Father Charles Soward MCLEAN,   b. 2 Mar 1859, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1952, Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship -1467 
    Mother Maria Elizabeth KRUGER,   b. 29 Jun 1864, Linlithgow Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1945, Kongorong SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship -1467 
    Married 28 Feb 1884  Murtoa Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • St George's Lutheran Church, Murtoa, Vic
    Family ID F-1467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0382 - Charles Soward, Maria, Myrtle, George McLean & Hugh Lavery.jpg
    0382 - Charles Soward, Maria, Myrtle, George McLean & Hugh Lavery.jpg
    H L 4516
    0383 - Maria Ashby, George, Myrtle & Malcolm McLean.jpg
    0383 - Maria Ashby, George, Myrtle & Malcolm McLean.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] FS 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-60] http://graememoad.com/Family/WC182/WC182_227.HTM, 5 Dec 2016.
      Offers a marriage date and location which were blank.
      Researcher Lorna McLean 05.12.2016

    3. [S-148] FS Dianne Facey - ID 4624 - further evidence welcome, Worksheet 26 on 3rd March 2018 - inputted by Don Gordon on 8th March 2018.
      Details provided by Dianne are held in the records of the C&D McLean Committee. These records are accessible via 'Contact us' on the homepage and will eventually be available at the Strathalbyn NTSA.