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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Mary STACEY

Mary STACEY

Female 1829 - 1872  (~ 43 years)

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  • Name Mary STACEY  [1
    Born Y  [2, 3, 4
    Christened 21 Jul 1829  Stogursey Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Female 
    Emigration Arrived in South Australia on 20th June 1840. 
    • Source: Freeman Family in the Macclesfield Jubilee 1840 to 1990 - attached the profile of her sister Sarah.
    Cause of death 15 Nov 1872  Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mary's death certificate has her cause of death as "heart disease". The BRB (p265) states that she died from "pueperal fever then called milk fever - she was breast feeding up to the time of her death". 
    Died 15 Nov 1872  Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • death 'Waterloo' Angas Plains SA
    Buried Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-2974  Christina and Donald McLean | John McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2019 

    Father James STACEY,   b. Yes, Date Unknown 
    Relationship -973 
    Mother Mary FISHER 
    Relationship -973 
    Married 23 Sep 1822 
    Family ID F-973  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John MCLEAN,   b. 6 Feb 1816, Argyll Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1903, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 29 May 1845  Macclesfield SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Children 
    +1. Mary Ann MCLEAN,   b. 15 Oct 1846, Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1927, Kaniva Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  []
     2. Christina MCLEAN,   b. 28 Jul 1848, Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1930, Nhill Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  []
     3. Agnes Jane MCLEAN,   b. 20 Jul 1850, Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1879, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  []
     4. Margaret Ruth MCLEAN,   b. 12 Jul 1852, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1864, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)  []
     5. Donald Henry ('The Rover') MCLEAN,   b. 27 Aug 1854, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1933, Murrayville SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  []
     6. John James b. 1856 MCLEAN,   b. 12 Nov 1856, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1864  (Age 7 years)  []
     7. Harriet Louisa MCLEAN,   b. 1 Mar 1859, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1938, Fremantle WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  []
     8. Eliza Ann b1861 MCLEAN,   b. 14 Aug 1861, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1864, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  []
     9. Margaret Ann MCLEAN,   b. 8 Apr 1864, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1888, Dimboola Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)  []
     10. Eliza Jessie MCLEAN,   b. 5 Jul 1866, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1956  (Age 90 years)  []
     11. Jemima Marion MCLEAN,   b. 5 Dec 1868, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1943, Belmont WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  []
     12. Alfred John MCLEAN,   b. 16 Oct 1871, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1907, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  []
     13. Edwin James b1871 MCLEAN,   b. 16 Oct 1871, Angas Plains SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1950, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  []
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 05:50:15 
    Family ID F-971  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    John McLean with own signature. Of Waterloo at Angas Plains
    John McLean with own signature. Of Waterloo at Angas Plains

    "Alfred John and Edwin James thats our two little babies names" [twins] this line was melodically sung to me many days of my life by my Father Benjamin Ernest McLean. Often 'everyone' joining in [Lorna Joan Mclean}
    Original Strathalbyn home on Angas River c1865 after moving from Hilton, Adelaide SA
    Original Strathalbyn home on Angas River c1865 after moving from Hilton, Adelaide SA

    BDM BIRTH MARY STACEY EAST CHURCH PERTH PARISH born 20th Sept 1822 in Burgh Muir East Church Parish, Perth Scotland

    Documents
    BDM OPR KILMALLIE-Certificate Marriage
    BDM OPR KILMALLIE-Certificate Marriage
    Marriage John McLean and Mary Stacey married on 25th Sept 1845 at Macclesfield.pdf
    BDM BIRTH Edwin James McLean & Alfred John McLean on 16th Oct 1871 at Strathalbyn to John McLean & Mary, nee Stacey.pdf
    BDM BIRTH Edwin James McLean & Alfred John McLean on 16th Oct 1871 at Strathalbyn to John McLean & Mary, nee Stacey.pdf

    BDM BAPTISED Mary Stacey baptized 21st July 1829 in Stogursey Somerset-
    parents James & Mary Stacey
    BDM 1845 Marriage of John McLean & Mary Stacey on 25th Sept 1845 in Macclesfield
    BDM 1845 Marriage of John McLean & Mary Stacey on 25th Sept 1845 in Macclesfield
    * Groom: John McLean, aged 27 yrs, bachelor, farmer - signature
    * Bride: Mary Stacey, aged 18 yrs, spinster - signature
    * Married: on 25th Sept 1845 in Macclesfield Chapel
    * Clergy: John Austin, independent minister
    * Witnesses: John Stacey (mark), Mary Capola? (mark) & Henrietta Stacey (mark)
    * Registration: District of Hindmarsh, true copy on 15th Dec 1977, number 282574

    BDM DEATH Mary Mclean nee STACEY 15 Nov 1872 Milang SA

    Headstones

    HS MCLEAN John James & Margaret Ruth McLean.jpg
    HS MCLEAN John and his 1st wife Mary Mclean - from BRB p370.jpg
    HS MCLEAN John and his 1st wife Mary Mclean - from BRB p370.jpg

    HS MCLEAN 'Lizzie'-Eliza Ann McLean & 'Aggie' Agnes Jane McLean.jpg

    Stories
    1995 - John McLean & Mary Stacey & Elizabeth Dixon
    1995 - John McLean & Mary Stacey & Elizabeth Dixon
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1995.

  • 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. .

    2. [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. , Page 264.

    3. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, 4.
      MCLEAN John, Mary STACEY married 1845-05-29 at Chapel, Macclesfield, aged 27=1818 for John Mclean, 18=1827 for Mary Stacey so date of birth 1829 was not altered for Mary Stacey.

      Confirmed by the said website and nothing altered.
      Website by Barry Leadbetter found by researcher Lorna McLean 05/12/2016

    4. [S-87] http//:www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/, page 273 of 578, 27 Nov 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      BIRTH OPR register 4 October 1822 with Church of Scotland, READS mary Stacey lawful daughter to James Stacey, Occupation:Tailor in said Parish and Mary MacDonald his spouse and baptised on 4th October said year by the Revd William Aird Thomson Minister the Middle Church Parish Perth.

    5. [S-118] FS Glenda Clare, nee McLean - ID 3291 - further evidence welcome, Email on 8th March 2018.
      Details provided by Glenda are held within the records of the C&D McLean Committee and can be accessed by a message via 'Contact us' on the homepage and will eventually be with the Strathalbyn museum.

    6. [S-59] http://www.familyhistorysa.info/colonists.html, Barry Leadbetter, 4, 8 Dec 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      FOUND TO BE INCORRECT ON MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE No282574 COPY WITH GREAT GRANDDAUGHTER ON 8TH DEC 2017, Researcher Lorna McLean.
      ERROR;MCLEAN John, Mary STACEY married 1845-05-29 at Chapel, Macclesfield SA, aged 27=1818 which was 1816 for John Mclean, 18=1827 for Mary Stacey so year of birth 1829 was altered for Mary Stacey and John McLean from 1816 to 1818

      Married date 25Sep1845 has no citation by Edwin McLean; so altered to this date 29 May 1845

      Confirmed by the said website and alterations were made with citations from Website by Barry Leadbetter found by researcher Lorna McLean 05/12/2016

    7. [S-11] BDM certificate - sighted and attached , Marriage Certificate No282574 in district of Hindmarsh, 8 Dec 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Marriage Certificate282574 cites marriage 25 Sep 1845 at Chapel Maccesfield SA in presence of Harriett Stacey all parties signed with a cross.

    8. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/user-details/product/uid-728760/coid-2/cid-2/request_data-%7B/quot;option-/quot;--/quot;com_search-/quot;,-/quot;Itemid-/quot;32-/quot;surname-/quot;mclean-/quot;check-/quot;1-/quot;gname-/quot;john-/quot;year-/quot;1845-/quot;range-/quot;5-/quot;cusearch-/quot;Search-/quot;a4bd3f58e9df756191d0f96ccbc0b1ee-/quot;6235051a8cb6ac0fb342a1c5012bf974-/quot;__utma-/quot;175478836_926997949_1548135433_1548135433_1548135433_1-/quot;__utmc-/quot;175478836-/quot;__utmz-/quot;175478836_1548135433_1_1_utmcsr-(direct)%7Cutmccn=(direct)%7Cutmcmd=(none)/quot;__utmt-/quot;__utmb-/quot;175478836_2_10_1548135433-/quot;%7D-.html, 30 Jan 2019 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Groom Given Name(s): John Groom Last Name: MCLEAN Bride Given Name(s): Mary Bride Last Name: STACEY Marriage Date: 1845, May 29 Marriage Place: Chapel Macclesfield Groom Age: 27 Groom Approx. Birth Year: 1818 Groom Marital Status: S Groom Father:Bride Age: 18 Bride Approx. Birth Year: 1827 Bride Marital Status: S Bride Father Name:James STACEY District: Adelaide Book/Page: 12/196