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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Mary Jane/t (Madie) CHANT

Mary Jane/t (Madie) CHANT

Female 1906 - 1969  (63 years)

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  • Name Mary Jane/t (Madie) CHANT  [1, 2
    Nickname Madie 
    Born 22 Jun 1906  Tantanoola SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Female 
    Biography Notes c.1920's  Kongorong SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Once married-assume registry office as no record on SAGHS, but thier first child born 1926. Retumed to Kongorong SA and lived with Lindsay's parents for a time and eventually Lindsay got work with one of the Government schemes of the day.
     
    Biography Notes 1935  Mt Shank SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    They moved to Mount Schank SA about 1935.  
    Biography Notes 1929-1935  Mt Schank SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    When the depression struck in 1929 they had to leave Brinkley and couldn't get other work and ended up losing everything as the depression deepened. T
     
    Biography Notes 1940  Allendale East SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Moved to Allendale East about 1940. 
    Biography Notes 1943  Kongorong SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    In 1943 they moved to German Creek (Kongorong) and worked for Jim Chant, Madie's father. 
    Biography Notes 1946  Kongorong SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    In 1946 the property was divided among the family and Lindsay and Madie took over a portion of the eastern end of the property and continued to work part of it till Lindsay died in 1960.
     
    Died 1 Sep 1969  Murray Bridge SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-4895  Christina and Donald McLean | Archibald McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 16 May 2020 

    Family Lindsay Donald MCLEAN,   b. 18 Apr 1899, Beulah Victoria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1960, Mt Gambier SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Children 
     1. VL M
     2. Laurence Elliot MCLEAN,   b. 28 Jul 1928,   d. 15 Jul 2017  (Age 88 years)  []
     3. Donald James MCLEAN,   b. 2 Aug 1930, Kongorong SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1950, Newcastle NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)  []
     4. Brian Maxwell MCLEAN,   b. 29 Jul 1932,   d. 23 Dec 1949  (Age 17 years)
     5. Robert Bruce MCLEAN,   b. 1 Feb 1935,   d. 8 Sep 1980  (Age 45 years)  []
     6. EJ M
     7. JG M
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2013 23:28:00 
    Family ID F-1596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0406 - Lindsay & Mary McLean, nee Chant.jpg
    0406 - Lindsay & Mary McLean, nee Chant.jpg
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

    Stories
    5113 - Lindsay Donald McLean & Mary (Madie) Janet Chant
    5113 - Lindsay Donald McLean & Mary (Madie) Janet Chant
    Archibald's descendants - 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-121] Family Search.org -------C & D McLean, family search.org requires log in free, 9 May 2019 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Vitals Name: Mary Jane/t Chant Sex:Female
      Birth: 21 JUN 1906 Tantanoola,South Australia,Australia
      Death 1 Sep 1969 Murray Bridge, South Aust Burial:of, Mt Gambier,South Australia, Australia



    3. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/user-details/product/uid-467231/coid-1/cid-2/request_data-%7B/quot;option-/quot;--/quot;com_search-/quot;,-/quot;Itemid-/quot;32-/quot;surname-/quot;chant-/quot;check-/quot;1-/quot;gname-/quot;mary-/quot;year-/quot;-/quot;range-/quot;0-/quot;cusearch-/quot;Search-/quot;__utmc-/quot;175478836-/quot;__utmz-/quot;175478836_1549973443_1_1_utmcsr-(direct)%7Cutmccn=(direct)%7Cutmcmd=(none)/quot;__cfduid-/quot;d92f749ad2a2d7e39bcad355b8a4e3ee61549973450-/quot;a4bd3f58e9df756191d0f96ccbc0b1ee-/quot;2ee0ab3e423087fd256931ccf075b398-/quot;__utma-/quot;175478836_1177925258_1549973443_1549973443_1549976313_2-/quot;__utmt-/quot;__utmb-/quot;175478836_4_10_1549976313-/quot;%7D-.html, 12 Feb 2019 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      birth location on BDM genealogysa.org website als stated her birth name as Mary Jane

    4. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/user-details/product/uid-467231/coid-1/cid-2/request_data-%7B/quot;option-/quot;--/quot;com_search-/quot;,-/quot;Itemid-/quot;32-/quot;surname-/quot;chant-/quot;check-/quot;1-/quot;gname-/quot;mary-/quot;year-/quot;-/quot;range-/quot;0-/quot;cusearch-/quot;Search-/quot;__utmc-/quot;175478836-/quot;__utmz-/quot;175478836_1549973443_1_1_utmcsr-(direct)%7Cutmccn=(direct)%7Cutmcmd=(none)/quot;__cfduid-/quot;d92f749ad2a2d7e39bcad355b8a4e3ee61549973450-/quot;a4bd3f58e9df756191d0f96ccbc0b1ee-/quot;2ee0ab3e423087fd256931ccf075b398-/quot;__utma-/quot;175478836_1177925258_1549973443_1549973443_1549976313_2-/quot;__utmt-/quot;__utmb-/quot;175478836_4_10_1549976313-/quot;%7D-.html, 12 Feb 2019 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Lindsay and Madie took over a portion of the eastern end of the family property and continued to work part of it till Lindsay died in 1960.