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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Flora MCDONALD

Flora MCDONALD

Female 1850 - 1939  (89 years)

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  • Name Flora MCDONALD 
    Born 8 Sep 1850  Finnis SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Education Flora, with her older sister Annie, attended Mrs Bell's school at Pennington Terrace, North Adelaide.   [1
    Residence Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Flora and Joseph moved to a wattle and daub dwelling with a thatched roof. It had belonged to the Cameron family. When the thatch roof burned, the people of the district took up a collection and to help pay for a corrugated iron roof - the first in the district. 
    Died 21 Oct 1939  Horsham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I-5835  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2016 

    Father Ewen MCDONALD,   b. 1818, Inverness Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1905, Noradjuha Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Rachel MCLEAN,   b. 6 Feb 1825, Duisky Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1908  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 8 Dec 1847  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • The wedding celebrant was Rev James Farrell. The witnesses were Sarah Douglas and Donald Stewart.
    Family ID F-898  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joseph MCDONALD,   b. 16 Oct 1851, Cumberland UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1924, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1879  Horsham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Marriage/Wedding 17 Dec 1879  Horsham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Unbeknown to their families Flora and Joseph slipped away to Horsham Vic, where they were quietly married by the Reverend R B Scott at the Presbyterian Church. Their witnesses were Mary Florence Hall and Letitia Frances Young.
    Although Flora and Joseph have the same surname, their families are not related. 
    Residence Jallumba Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jessie MCDONALD,   b. 23 Sep 1880, Jallumba Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1963, Wimmera Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Edith Florence MCDONALD,   b. 7 Oct 1882, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1884, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +3. William Joseph MCDONALD,   b. 29 May 1884, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1958  (Age 74 years)
     4. Oswald Allan MCDONALD,   b. 3 Nov 1886, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1968  (Age 81 years)
     5. Archibald Ewen MCDONALD,   b. 3 Nov 1886,   d. 8 Feb 1888  (Age 1 years)
     6. Louis Stanley MCDONALD,   b. 4 Feb 1888, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1889  (Age 1 years)
    +7. Edwin Harold MCDONALD,   b. 15 Feb 1890, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1936, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  []
     8. Olive MCDONALD,   b. 4 Sep 1892, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1960  (Age 68 years)
     9. Gordon LLoyd MCDONALD,   b. 1 Jul 1894, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1917, Messines France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)  []
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2017 10:07:42 
    Family ID F-2084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0460 - Flora & Joseph McDonald.jpg
    0460 - Flora & Joseph McDonald.jpg
    0469 - McDonald family at Glencoe, Mockinya - Bill, Jessie, Gordon, Olive, Joe, Flora, Ted & Allan.jpg
    0469 - McDonald family at Glencoe, Mockinya - Bill, Jessie, Gordon, Olive, Joe, Flora, Ted & Allan.jpg
    0461 - Flora McDonald.jpg
    0461 - Flora McDonald.jpg
    0462 - First home of Flora & Joseph McDonald.jpg
    0462 - First home of Flora & Joseph McDonald.jpg
    0425 - Flora McDonald.jpg
    0425 - Flora McDonald.jpg
    0465 - Angus McDonald with Flora, Jessie, Allan, Olive & Tean Christina Margaret.jpg
    0465 - Angus McDonald with Flora, Jessie, Allan, Olive & Tean Christina Margaret.jpg

    Stories
    5136 - Flora McDonald & Joseph McDonald
    5136 - Flora McDonald & Joseph McDonald
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1985 & 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. , 65.

    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 99 in Rachel's section.

    3. [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. , 40.

    4. [S-18] PUBLICATION Edwin Maclean's genealogy(no sources provided), Person 14-viii.