...do YOUR families link back to first South Australian wheat growers?
 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Christian  MENZIES

Christian MENZIES

Female 1808 - 1855  (47 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • 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 (1842-1924), Robt. (1844-1893), Wm. (1846-1941), Jas. (1848-1883), John (1852-1888), Jane (c1854-). 
    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
    • (1842-1924), Robt. (1844-1893), Wm. (1846-1941), Jas. (1848-1883), John (1852-1888), Jane (c1854-).
    Person ID I-2246  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2022 

    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.