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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



John b1806 INGLIS

John b1806 INGLIS

Male 1806 - 1878  (71 years)

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  • Name John b1806 INGLIS  [1
    Born 13 Jun 1806  Mangerton Inveresk Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Born at Mangerton Farm, Newcastleton in Roxburghshire: A freeway in 2017 runs through the town which is situated between Newcastletown and the English border. (ref: page 1 in 'The John Inglis Story')
    Christened 22 Jun 1806  Inveresk Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1829  Liverpool UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Bishops transcript reads occupation (at time of marriage) a Bookkeeper 
    Emigration 1854  [1
    John and Agnes, with their three youngest children (Jane, Gilbert & James) disembarked at Port Adelaide from the ship 'William Hammond' on 19th January 1854.
    John paid 2 pounds and 5 shillings for his passage.
    It is believed that another child, John Wilson, also was a traveller on the same ship but travelled on to disappear for all time in Fiji.
    Their oldest living child, Henry, arrived two years later (1856) aboard the 'Aliquis' which was a much larger vessel. 
    Biography Notes John's family history was written by Frank A Inglis of 9 Rosella St, Modbury Heights SA 5092. This might have been written in the 1990s. A copy of this book is in the McLean family history collection at the Strathalbyn Museum. (not yet)

    John was born in Roxburghshire and his brother, James, was from Fifeshire. They came out to South Australia 14 years apart and settled in areas not far from each other. 
    Occupation Gilberton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Surveyor - as per SA Register 
    Residence Gilberton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gilbert Valley varied from 10 to 15 kms in width and was unsurveyed. Each settlement had an area of 80 acres and John occupied three blocks which today are run by Jodlew Nominees.
    The land was mainly used for grazing sheep and pigs etc. In the early days no roads existed, fences were erected of stone gathered from the fields.  
    Residence Finniss SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John & Agnes became the original owners of Finnis Point - a few miles from Riverton. 
    Died 15 Apr 1878  Farrells Flat SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Buried 17 Apr 1878  Riverton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I-7744  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2021 

    Father Alexander INGLIS,   b. 12 Feb 1771, Castleton Roxburghshire Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1820  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship -2582 
    Mother Margaret MCCLAREN,   b. c1774, Musselburgh Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1860, Musselburgh Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Relationship -2582 
    Married 2 Dec 1801  Midlothian Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F-2582  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes Nancy WILSON,   b. 6 Mar 1806, Cumberland UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1880, Telowie SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1829  Liverpool UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10
    • Married at Presbyterian Church in Mt Pleasant, Liverpool on 22nd Oct 1829. The church was damaged during air raids in World War 2 and in recent years renovated to serve as a post office (ref: 'The John Inglis Story, page 1).
    Children 
     1. John Wilson b1835 INGLIS,   b. 1835,   d. 1836  (Age 1 years)  []
    +2. Henry Alfred b1837 INGLIS,   b. 27 Apr 1837, Liverpool England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1923, Stone Hut SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  []
     3. John Wilson b1839 INGLIS,   b. 1839  []
    +4. Jane b1841 INGLIS,   b. 23 Apr 1841,   d. 1920  (Age 78 years)  []
    +5. Gilbert Joseph b1844 INGLIS,   b. 31 Jan 1844  []
     6. James b1846 INGLIS,   b. 13 Jun 1846, Rexburga Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1878, Finniss SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)  []
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2021 13:29:36 
    Family ID F-2584  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones

    HS DEATH INGLIS JOHN child Alexr+Margt nee McClaren d.15 Apr 1878 Farrell Flats, Riverton Valley SA

  • Sources 
    1. [S-108] PUBLICATION Inglis Family History, Frank A Inglis, (Privately published in the 1990s by Frank A Inglis, 9 Rosella St Modbury Heights, South Australia), Page 1.

    2. [S-108] PUBLICATION Inglis Family History, Frank A Inglis, (Privately published in the 1990s by Frank A Inglis, 9 Rosella St Modbury Heights, South Australia), Page 1, Researcher Don Gordon.

    3. [S-121] Family Search.org -------C & D McLean, family search.org requires log in free, 8 Feb Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      John Inglis b.June 13 1806 BAPt 22 June 1806 Mangerton, Rexburghshire, Scotland Marriage to: Agnes Nancy Inglis (born Wilson) Oct 22 1829 Liverpool, England Death Apr 15 1878 SA Burial Riverton, SA Family members Parents:Alexander Inglis 1771 - 1820 and Margaret Inglis (born Mclaren) 1774 - 1860 Wife Agnes Nancy Inglis (born Wilson) 1806 - 1880 Siblings James Inglis 1802 - 1870 William Inglis 1808 - ? Alexander Inglis 1813 - 1814 George Campbell Inglis 1818 - 1818 Jean Inglis 1804 - 1866 David Murray Inglis 1810 - ? Thomas Murray Inglis 1816 - 1871 Mary Inglis 1819 - 1901 Children John Wilson Inglis 1835 - 1836 John Wilson Inglis 1839 - 1868 Gilbert Joseph Inglis 1844 - 1935 Inglis Henry Inglis 1837 - 1923 Jane Gluyas (born Inglis) 1841 - 1920 James Inglis
      1846 - 1862

    4. [S-24] https://findmypast.com.au, http://search.findmypast.com/record?id=r_843539725, 15 Nov 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      Handwritten Register of Bishops Transcripts. Entry number 300 ini 1829. Line reads John Inglis Book. Keeper, and Nancy Wilson (Agnes Nancy or Nancy Agnes?) Spinster.

    5. [S-108] PUBLICATION Inglis Family History, Frank A Inglis, (Privately published in the 1990s by Frank A Inglis, 9 Rosella St Modbury Heights, South Australia), Page 2.

    6. [S-52] http://ancestry.com.au, https://search.ancestrylibrary.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?gl=allgs&gss=sfs28_ms_f-2_s&new=1&rank=1&msT=1&gsfn=agnes%20nancy&gsfn_x=1&gsln=wilson&gsln_x=1&msypn__ftp=Cumberland%2C%20Englad&msbdy_x=1&msbdy=1806&catbucket=rstp&MSAV=0&uidh=ne5, 10 Nov 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      DEATH: Born in Mangerston, Roxburghshire, Scotland on 4 Mar 1804 to Inglis and Elizabeth. John married Agnes Nancy Wilson and had 6 children. He passed away on 15 Apr 1878 in Farrells Flat, South Australia, Australia.

    7. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au requires login, https://www.genealogysa.org.au requires log in , 8 Feb Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      INGLIS First Names:John Death Date: Burial Date:17-Apr-1878
      Age:74 Cemetery:Riverton Relations:-Notes:- Source: Burial Register Source 2: District Code:11

    8. [S-108] PUBLICATION Inglis Family History, Frank A Inglis, (Privately published in the 1990s by Frank A Inglis, 9 Rosella St Modbury Heights, South Australia), Page 3, Don Gordon.

    9. [S-76] MyHeritage 92connections, www.myheritage.com--requires log in , 8 Feb Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      Margaret Inglis (born McLaren) Birth C.1774 Perthshire, Scotland Marriage to: Alexander Inglis Dec 2 1801
      Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
      Death Feb 8 1860
      Inveresk, Musselburgh, Scotland
      Family members
      Parents
      James Mclaren
      Jane Mclaren (born Anderson)
      Husband
      Alexander Inglis
      1771 - 1820
      Son
      James Inglis
      1802 - 1870


    10. [S-121] Family Search.org -------C & D McLean, family search.org requires log in free, 8 Feb Researcher Lorna Mclean.
      Name:John Inglis Event Type:Marriage Event Date:22 Oct 1829 Event Place: Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom Event Place (Original): Saint Peter Church Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Gender:Male Spouse's Name:Nancy Wilson Spouse's Gender Female