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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Eliza Ann b1851 MCLEAN

Eliza Ann b1851 MCLEAN

Female 1851 - 1911  (60 years)

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  • Name Eliza Ann b1851 MCLEAN  [1
    Born 25 Mar 1851  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • born 'Meadow Bank' Strathalbyn SA
    Gender Female 
    Biography Notes Two Eliza's and two brothers:- Thomas Haldane is the much older brother of Robert who married Eliza Ann McLean who is the niece of Eliza Willock McLean who married Thomas.  
    Residence 1880's  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    At the time of the marriage Robert was of "Union Grove", Gawler, but they farmed "Kilkerran", Mt Templeton, S.A. 12 miles from Balaklava and north of Adelaide into the 1880s. They moved to Dover St. Maylands, close to the city where their youngest child to survive (another Eliza) was born in 1883. They were next at Vaughans Mansions in Hackney SA.(Still standing 1996 as Romilly House, North Terrace) and Robert died at this address in 1888.

    To provide for her still young family Eliza Ann boarded medical students from nearby Royal Adelaide Hospital Once again they moved house, to Fountain Villa in Pirie Street, Adelaide which in later years was demolished to make way for the Blood Bank.  
    • At the time of the marriage Robert was of "Union Grove", Gawler, but they farmed "Kilkerran", Mt Templeton, S.A. 12 miles from Balaklava and north of Adelaide into the 1880s. They moved to Dover St. Maylands, close to the city where their youngest child to survive (another Eliza) was born in 1883. They were next at Vaughans Mansions in Hackney SA.(Still standing 1996 as Romilly House, North Terrace) and Robert died at this address in 1888.

      To provide for her still young family Eliza Ann boarded medical students from nearby Royal Adelaide Hospital Once again they moved house, to Fountain Villa in Pirie Street, Adelaide which in later years was demolished to make way for the Blood Bank.
    Died 28 Nov 1911  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Or born 28th December 1911 as per Dawson book in the Goolwa library.
    Buried Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • West Terrace Cemetery Adelaide SA
    Person ID I-778  Christina and Donald McLean | Allan McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2017 

    Father Allan MCLEAN,   b. 00 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) 
    Relationship -2 
    Mother Catherine DAWSON,   b. 1825, Tehran Persia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1892, Hackney SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship -2 
    Married 29 Feb 1844  Mt Barker SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F-2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert HALDANE,   b. 13 Aug 1838, Hackney SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1888, Hackney SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 20 Aug 1873  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • MARRIAGE PLACE:Res of Allan MacLean Strathalbyn SA (genealogysa.com)
    Children 
     1. Stillborn HALDANE,   b. 9 Jun 1874, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1874, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  []
     2. Janet McCredie HALDANE,   b. 16 Feb 1876, Mt Templeton SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1930, Dowerin WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  []
     3. Percy James HALDANE,   b. 4 Feb 1878, Meadowbank SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1920  (Age 41 years)  []
     4. Allan Robert HALDANE,   b. 4 May 1880, Mt Templeton SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1954  (Age 73 years)  []
     5. Catherine Dawson McLean HALDANE,   b. 23 Jun 1882,   d. 29 Jun 1882  (Age 0 years)  []
     6. Eliza HALDANE,   b. 29 Oct 1883, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1972, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     7. Arabella Stuart HALDANE,   b. 4 Aug 1886, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1887, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2017 10:41:18 
    Family ID F-254  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0046 - Percy Haldane, Eliza Ann Haldane (nee McLean), Janet Henning (nee Haldane), uncle Jimmy McLean & Allan Haldane.jpg
    0046 - Percy Haldane, Eliza Ann Haldane (nee McLean), Janet Henning (nee Haldane), uncle Jimmy McLean & Allan Haldane.jpg
    0047 - Eliza Poole (nee Haldane), Eliza Ann Haldane (nee McLean), Janet Henning (nee Haldane) - from BRB p139.jpg
    0047 - Eliza Poole (nee Haldane), Eliza Ann Haldane (nee McLean), Janet Henning (nee Haldane) - from BRB p139.jpg
    0048 - Eliza Poole (nee Haldane), Tom Poole & Eliza Ann (nee McLean), & Jim Poole.jpg
    0048 - Eliza Poole (nee Haldane), Tom Poole & Eliza Ann (nee McLean), & Jim Poole.jpg

    Stories
    1995 - Elisa Ann McLean & Robert Haldane
    1995 - Elisa Ann McLean & Robert Haldane
    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-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, 3.
      MCLEAN Allan, Catherine DAWSON, parents of child born 1851-03-25 named Eliza Ann at Strathalbyn SA matches the uncited information. Assume correct.


      and confirmed by the said website of Barry Leadbetter found by researcher Lorna McLean 05/12/2016

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

    4. [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