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Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837
1909 - 2006 (96 years)
||Harry Jeffrey BORRETT |
||13 Jun 1909
||Wellington SA 
||Langhorne Creek SA
||Adelaide SA 
||Christina and Donald McLean
||11 Oct 2017 |
||13 Jun 1936
||Mt Barker SA [3, 4]
||4 Nov 2017 10:27:37 |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 11 Oct 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
BIRTH:1909 BORRETT,Harry Jeffrey FATHER:John BORRETT MOTHER:Margaret May WHYLIE at Strathalbyn SA RegNo:824/382
- [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au/index.php?option=com_search&Itemid=32, 18.1.2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
2006 their source is the newspaper 'The Advertiser' This is the only evidence known to date. Followup to ensure generalisation of information required.
- [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, 18.1.2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
married;1936 Reg No;368/2397 BORRETT,Harry Jeffrey TUCKER,Edna Annie Mount Barker SA This is the only evidence known to date. Followup to ensure generalisation of information required.
- [S-63] NEWSPAPER TROVE Southern Argus SA, Page 4 Southern Argus (Port Elliot, SA : 1866 - 1954) Thu 18 Jun 1936 Page 4 TUCKER?BORRETT, 5.11.2017 Researcher Lorna Mclean.
TUCKER? BORRETT A very pretty wedding was solemnized
on Strathalbyn Methodist Church on Saturday night last, when Edna A.,eldest daughter of Mr. and the late Mrs. W. G. E. Tucker, of "Kentucky Grange," Strathalbyn, was married to Harry J., elder son of Mr. and the late Mrs. J. Borrett, of Langhorne's Creek. The church was prettily decorated by
friends of the bride. The officiating minister was the Rev.
H. A. Miller, and Miss Pat Read presided at the organ.
The bride, who entered the church on the arm of her father, wore a beautiful frock of white silk morocain, with side
panels of lace. The skirt was cut on the cross and merged into a long train, edged with lace. The dainty cowl neck
had an edging of narrow pleating. The back, which was slit about eight inches from the neckline, was trimmed with tiny buttons and loops. The sleeves were very full, and of lace to the elbow, and then of morocain, tightfitting and forming a point over the hands. A plaited girdle of morocain and lace was worn.The tulle veil was arranged cap fashion, and caught in place with a coronet of orange blossom.The bride's
dainty toilette was completed with white court shoes and silk gloves.She carried a sheaf of white chrysanthemums and hyacinths, with touches of pink roses, carnations and maiden
hair fern. Misses Daphne and Thelma Tucker, sis-
ters of the bride, were her attendants,and were frocked in pink and blue respectively. The dresses, which were made alike, fitted the figure to the knees and flared into a full skirt. The cowl necks were, as the bride's, of lace, edged
with narrow pleating, and lace capes, trimmed with the pleating, were worn over the long tight-fitting sleeves. Dainty little peaked halos of tulle with tricotine trimmings formed the head dresses of the bridesmaids, and tricotine was also plaited in the girdles. Their pink and blue mesh gloves had three large organdie frills. Silver shoes completed their very charming toilettes. Sheaves of Lorraine Lee roses, sweet
peas, carmellias,carnations and maidenhair fern were carried.
The bridegroom was supported by Messrs. J. Borrett and D. Hassam. As the bride was leaving the church little Audrey Thompson hung a lucky horseshoe on her arm.After the ceremony some friends were entertained at supper at the conclusion
of which the newly-married couple Ieft for their honeymoon, the bride travelling in a smart brown costume, with a halo hat and shoes to match. She carried a brown handbag, the gift of the bridegroom. Mr. and Mrs. Borrett's future home
will be at Lake Plains.