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Edward Stirling STARK

Edward Stirling STARK

Male 1840 - 1875  (35 years)

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  • Name Edward Stirling STARK  [1
    Born 1840  UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1847  [1
    Died 26 Aug 1875  Milang SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 27 Aug 1875  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Cause of death 2 Sep 1875  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    STARK Thursday, 26th inst., at Milang, suddenly, of spasms of the heart, Mr.Edward Stirling Stark, of Strathalbyn, aged 35. The Southern Argus. STRATHALBYN, THURSDAY, SEPT 2.1875 
    Person ID I-659  Christina and Donald McLean | Allan McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2019 

    Father Alexander STARK,   b. c1812,   d. 24 Sep 1883, Morphett Vale SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Relationship -218 
    Mother Isabella STARK,   b. c1883,   d. 10 Sep 1867, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship -218 
    Family ID F-218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christina McPhee b1849 MCLEAN,   b. 11 Jul 1849, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 23 Jun 1936, Karrakatta WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1868  Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Tina and Edward lived at Angas Park which Edward had purchased from Tina's uncle John McLean.  
    Children 
     1. Jane STARK,   b. 19 Mar 1869, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 27 Feb 1877, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 7 years)  []
     2. Andrew Edward STARK,   b. 3 Jun 1872, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925, Perth Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  []
     3. James Angas STARK,   b. 10 Jun 1875, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959, Northam Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  []
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2019 03:40:12 
    Family ID F-217  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Wedding notice for Christina McLEAN & Edward STARK at Meadowbank on 27th Aug 1868
    Wedding notice for Christina McLEAN & Edward STARK at Meadowbank on 27th Aug 1868

    Headstones

    HS STARK Edward d1875

    Stories
    5011 - Christina (Tina) McPhee McLean & Edward Stirling Stark & Peter Kelly
    5011 - Christina (Tina) McPhee McLean & Edward Stirling Stark & Peter Kelly
    Allan's line - 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-63] NEWSPAPER TROVE Southern Argus SA, Southern Argus (Port Elliot, SA : 1866 - 1954) Thu 2 Sep 1875 Page 2 Family Notices, 25 Nov 2017 Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      STARK? DEATH Thursday 26th Sept 1875 at Milang,
      suddenly, of spasms of the heart, Mr. Edward
      Stirling Stark, of Strathalbyn, aged 35.
      The Southern Argus STRATHALBYN THUR SEPT 2 1875

    3. [S-73] PUBLICATION "Register Personal Notices Vol-3 1866-1870", Compiled Reg Butler, Alan Phillips, 150, 3 Sep 1868.
      "STARK-MCLEAN On the 27 August, at the residence of the brides parents, by the Rev John Anderson, Edward, second son of Mr Alex. Stark, Strathalbyn, to Christina,second daughter of Mr Allan McLean, of Strathalbyn."
      Researcher Lorna McLean 11 jan 2017 notes that the Edward is in fact the first son.