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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Christina McFee MCLEAN

Christina McFee MCLEAN

Female 1863 - 1926  (62 years)

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  • Name Christina McFee MCLEAN  [1
    Nickname Tina 
    Born 17 Apr 1863  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • BORN REGISTRATION: CHRISTINA McPHEE McLEAN (incorrectly registered as McFee) born 17/4/1863 at Strathalbyn.SA
    Gender Female 
    Biography Notes MARRIAGE: on 28/2/1894 (at the age of 30) to James Stanley Keough (pronounced "Kew") at Christinas father's residence, Strathalbyn SA by the Rev. G. C. Love (Presbyterian Notice in the "Southern Argus").  [1, 2
    • HISTORY: James Stanley Keough was born 25/4/1853. His father, James Keough senior was well known as a first class "whip" and drove the first coach from Adelaide to the south-east of the State and the passengers presented him with a silver mounted whip to mark the occasion. James senior also was the driver of coaches between Adelaide & Strathalbyn. He died early, aged 47 in 1873 and his widow appears in Directories as having a dairy at Strathalbyn for several years and was noted for her cheeses. Their son James Stanley who married Christina McPhee McLean was a stockman and cook at camps and on Murray River paddle steamers. Of the six children born to this marriage four were at Strathalbyn and two were at Wentworth, N.S.W.


      FURTHER NOTES of James Stanley Keough & Christina:

      James was a cook at Moorna Station on the Anabranch near Wentworth, NSW. Christina travelled back to S.A. (and to Strathalbyn for the births of some of her children) by river boat, hence those registered in S.A. There were 6 in total.

      CHILDREN.........................................:
    Marriage/Wedding 28 Feb 1894  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    At the age of 22 8. before her marriage. Christina gave birth to a son James McLean on 18/3/1885 at home at Strathalbyn SA. Her mother Margaret registered the boy. He died at the age of 5 years on 12/3/1890. Father "unknown".

     
    Died 24 Mar 1926  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-5346  Christina and Donald McLean | Ewen (Hugh the younger) McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2016 

    Father Ewen (Hugh the younger) MCLEAN,   b. 26 May 1836, Kilmallie Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1921, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Margaret TANNAHILL,   b. 15 Sep 1839, Paisley Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1891  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1862  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F-1740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Unknown UNKNOWN 
    Children 
     1. James MCLEAN,   b. 18 Mar 1885, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1890, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2013 10:29:00 
    Family ID F-1743  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 James Stanley KEOUGH,   b. 21 Jul 1897, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1923, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Olive KEOUGH,   b. 13 Nov 1894, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1984  (Age 89 years)
     2. Hughie KEOUGH,   b. 8 Apr 1896, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1955, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. James KEOUGH,   b. 21 Jul 1897, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1973  (Age 75 years)  []
     4. Allan (Murray) KEOUGH,   b. 1 Apr 1899, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1951, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     5. Christina KEOUGH,   b. 12 Nov 1900, Wentworth NSW Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1988, Oaklands Park SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     6. Robert Henry KEOUGH,   b. 21 Jul 1902, Wentworth NSW Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1971, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2013 10:36:00 
    Family ID F-1744  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0577 - Christina Keough, nee McLean.jpg
    0577 - Christina Keough, nee McLean.jpg
    0578 - Christina & James Keough with Hugh McLean.jpg
    0578 - Christina & James Keough with Hugh McLean.jpg
    0579 - Sons of Christina & James Keough - Murray, Hughie, Stan & Robert (Bob).jpg
    0579 - Sons of Christina & James Keough - Murray, Hughie, Stan & Robert (Bob).jpg
    0598 - Christina Keough, Ivy Keough (nee Caskey), James Keough, Murray Keough in 1924.jpg
    0598 - Christina Keough, Ivy Keough (nee Caskey), James Keough, Murray Keough in 1924.jpg

    Stories
    1995 - Christina McPhee McLean & James Stanley Keough
    1995 - Christina McPhee McLean & James Stanley Keough
    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-63] NEWSPAPER TROVE Southern Argus SA.

    3. [S-63] NEWSPAPER TROVE Southern Argus SA, 8 Apr 1926.
      DEATH: Christina Keough died on 24/3/1926 aged 63 years. There were brief obituaries for both in the "Southern Argus" and they were buried at the Strathalbyn Cemetery.

      OBITUARY: "Southern Argus" 8/4/1926:

      "The late Mrs Keough who died recently somewhat suddenly, was born at Strathalbyn SA in 1863. The daughter of the late Mr Hugh McLean, one of the earliest settlers of the district and wife of the late James S. Keough. She spent several years of her life at Wentworth, N.S.W. but the remaining at Strathalbyn. She leaves four sons and two daughters - Hughie of Strathalbyn - Stanley of Port Lincoln - Murray of Strathalbyn - Ruben of Poi1 Pirle ~ Mrs H. O. Clarke of Croydon Park and Miss Tina Keough of Strathalbyn. The deceased was much esteemed and her death is deeply regretted by friends."


    4. [S-18] PUBLICATION Edwin Maclean's genealogy, Spouse of person 14-xi.