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Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837
1886 - 1988 (102 years)
||Eva May MCLEAN [1, 2] |
||23 Feb 1886
||Strathalbyn SA 
||* Eva unveiled the plaque commemorating the McLean's producing the first wheat crop near the corner of South Rd & Richmond Rd and she attended the McLean reunion in Adelaide in March 1988.|
* She died a few months later at 102 years old.
||Eva and her children used to visit her brother, Sinclair, and his family at 53 Tarragon Street, Mile End. |
||Eva worked at Adelaide Railway Station - in the cafeteria.|
Later, she married the James Condon who was the station master - but this was probably at a different time, so Eva and James might not have known each other at that time.
||28 Jun 1988
||Unley SA 
- Warwick Nursing Home in Unley.
||Christina and Donald McLean | Allan McLean's descendants
||12 Mar 2021 |
||Allan b.1857 MCLEAN, b. 11 Nov 1857, Strathalbyn SA , d. 20 Mar 1930, Adelaide SA (Age 72 years) |
||Sarah THOMPSON, b. 3 Sep 1861, Gawler SA , d. 6 Aug 1937, Adelaide SA (Age 75 years) |
||16 Nov 1878
||Strathalbyn SA [4, 5, 6]
- Place of wedding: Mother's residence in Alfred Place, Strathalbyn SA
Witnesses: Sister Mary and her husband Samuel Bates
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
||Albert William STURTZEL, b. 20 Jun 1882, Mt Gambier SA , d. 5 Feb 1926, Adelaide SA (Age 43 years) |
|Children of marriage
||Eva and Albert had three children - Audrey,Max and Geof. The following, from funeral notices, are Eva's grandchildren and great grandchildren - Maureen, Lance, Cheryl, Carole, Phillip, Richard, Craig, Ronald, Jeremy, Matthew, Rebecca, Adam, Michelle, Lyn (spouse) and Glenda (spouse). All of these are no the family tree.|
(Note by Don Gordon on 16th May 2019)
| ||1. Audrey May STURTZEL, b. 12 Jan 1907, Bordertown SA , d. 27 Dec 2009, Leabrook SA (Age 102 years) |
| ||2. Albert (Maxwell) STURTZEL, b. 10 Mar 1914, Thebarton SA , d. 4 Apr 2000 (Age 86 years) |
| ||3. Jeffrey 'Geoff' STURTZEL, b. 21 Aug 1919, Thebarton SA , d. Died |
||28 May 2019 02:49:45 |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- [S-3] BRB 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995 copies available, 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. .
- [S-75] BDM SA, 5 Feb 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
MARRIAGE:1927 RegNo:311/642 groom:HICKEY,Thomas Michael STURTZEL, bride:Audrey May Norwood SA
Entered May as a middle name
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- [S-75] BDM SA, https://www.genealogysa.org.au requires log in , 12 Mar 2021 Researcher Lorna Mclean.
CONGDON First Names:Eva Other Surnames: nee McLEAN, fmly STURTZEL Date:28-Jun-1988 Age:102 Source:Advertiser Notice: Death Publication Date: 29-Jun-1988
- [S-8] PUBLICATION Dawson book in Goolwa Library, Yvonne Heath of Morphettville, (Heath of Morphettville), C0461991941 - Goolwa.
- [S-75] BDM SA, https://www.genealogysa.org.au requires log in , 9 May 2020 Researcher Lorna McLean.
Groom Surname: MCLEAN Groom Given Names: Allan Bride Surname: THOMPSON Bride Given Names: Sarah Marriage Date: 16-Nov-1878
Marriage Place: Res of Mrs G J Thompson Strathalbyn Groom Age: 21
Groom Marital Status: S Groom Father: Allan MCLEAN Bride Age: 17
Bride Marital Status: S Bride Father: George James THOMPSON
District: Strathalbyn Book/Page: 117/683
- [S-76] MyHeritage 92connections, my heritage (with a log in), 8 Feb 2021 Researcher Lorna Mclean.
Allen McLEAN Birth Nov 11 1857 Strathalbyn South Australia Marriage Spouse: Sarah Thompson Nov 16 1878 Strathalbyn, South Australia Death Mar 26 1930 Adelaide, South Australia Burial West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South AustraliaAustralia
- [S-245] Warren McLean - ID 1506 - family tree on MyHeritage, my heritage (with a log in), 23 May 2021 Lorna McLean Researcher.
James Thomas Percival Congdon Birth Nov 19 1888 Thebarton SA
FIRST Marriage 1912 Mary Crawford Thom Aug 21 1912 Hindmarsh SA
SECOND Marriage 1932 Eva May McLean June 25 1932 Adelaide SA