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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Effie MCLEAN

Effie MCLEAN

Female 1916 - 1958  (42 years)

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  • Name Effie MCLEAN  [1
    Nickname Margaret 
    Born 31 Jan 1916  Beachport SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Biography Notes
    • «b»1.«tab»Effie (Margaret) McLean«/b» born 31/1/1916 at Beachpon, S.A.
      She was an Army sister, worked in the Northern Territory and Adelaide.
      Married: Reginald Rattley and they had the Post Of at Barrow Creek. Divorced.
      Margaret returned to Adelaide with her children and lived at Fulham Gardens with Archie and Grace. Archie and Grace's son Angus and family also lived with them when they moved from Queensland. Grace went to Darwin for a while to help her son Jim and his children after his wife was electrocuted.
      Death: of Margaret aged 42 years of cancer on 27/10/1958 leaving 2 children. interred at Centennial Park Cemetery in the Military Section.
      When Margaret passed away, Archie, Grace, John and Elizabeth moved to Port Noarlunga. When Archie died, Grace moved to Glenelg and then to Goolwa to be near son Jim.
      Reginald remarried and was at the Farrell Flat Post Office.
    Died 27 Oct 1958  [1
    Buried Centennial Park SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-2401  Christina and Donald McLean | Ewen (Hugh the elder) McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2018 

    Father Archibald b.1883 MCLEAN,   b. 4 Jul 1883, Kingston SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1965, Noarlunga SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship -790 
    Mother Grace Estelle JONES,   d. 25 Oct 1970, Victor Harbour SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship -790 
    Married Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage/Wedding Officiated : Rev David Alexander Souter
    Witnesses : Bridgeland and D S Wilson 
    Family ID F-790  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Reginald RATTLEY 
    Children 
     1. J R
     2. EA R
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2013 21:49:00 
    Family ID F-792  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] FS BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995, The BRB has a good index for each individual. 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. .