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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Christian  MENZIES

Christian MENZIES

Female 1808 - 1855  (47 years)

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  • Name Christian MENZIES  [1
    Born 1808  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 3 Oct 1840  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Donald and Christine traveled out to Australian the ship 'Tomatin', arriving in South Australian 3rd Oct 1840 (or 10th March 1840).  
    Biography Notes 29 Jun 1855  McLaren Vale SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    In 1855, when Christine died, her daughter Robina who was about 13 years old, went to stay with her aunt Ann. (ref : BRB p482) 
    Died 29 Jun 1855  McLaren Vale SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried (1842-1924), Robt. (1844-1893), Wm. (1846-1941), Jas. (1848-1883), John (1852-1888), Jane (c1854-). Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I-2246  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2021 

    Family Donald LESLIE,   b. 13 Nov 1808, Kingussie Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 13 Nov 1835  Kingussie+Insh Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Simon LESLIE  []
    +2. Robena / Rabinia-notes... LESLIE-STEWART,   b. 1 May 1842, McLaren Vale SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1924, Ovingham SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  []
     3. James LESLIE,   b. 12 Dec 1848, McLaren Vale SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1942, Unley SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)  []
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2021 01:45:13 
    Family ID F-57  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents

    OPR MARR 13 Nov 1835 Donald Leslie and Christian NEE Menzies marriage at Kingussie + Insch Scotland

  • Sources 
    1. [S-75] BDM SA, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 25 Nov 2021 Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      Surname:MENZIES Christina Parents:Not Recorded Life Information:Birth 1808 SCT. Death 29.6.1855 McLaren Vale SA.Occupation:Not Recorded Residence:Not Recorded Spouse(s):Donald LESLIE (SCT) Children:Simon (1840-), Rabinia STEWART (1842-1924), Robt. (1844-1893), Wm. (1846-1941), Jas. (1848-1883), John (1852-1888), Jane (c1854-).

    2. [S-75] BDM SA, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 25 Nov 2021 Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      Surname:MENZIES Christina Parents:Not Recorded Life Information:Birth 1808 SCT. Death 29.6.1855 McLaren Vale SA Occupation:Not Recorded Residence:Not Recorded Spouse(s):Donald LESLIE (SCT) Children:Simon (1840-), Rabinia STEWART (1842-1924), Robt. (1844-1893), Wm. (1846-1941), Jas. (1848-1883), John (1852-1888), Jane (c1854-).

    3. [S-6] FM Kaye McArdle Emails March 2016 evidence pending.

    4. [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. , pages 482 & 484.

    5. [S-87] BDM Scotlands People requires own login , SP-scotlandspeople.gov.uk login required, 25 Nov 2021 Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      13 Nov 1835 at Kingussie and Insh parish.