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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Isabella WATT

Isabella WATT

Female 1835 - 1875  (~ 39 years)

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  • Name Isabella WATT  [1
    Born Nov 1835  Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • She was probably born around November 1835 - probably in Kettle, Fife.
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 1838  [1
    James made an application for assistance to emigrate with a wife and two daughters (Isabella age 29 months and Susan 10 months) on 16 April 1838. The parents and two daughters arrived South Australia, aboard the Rajasthan, on the 16 Nov. 1838, from London. 
    Biography Notes Isabella was probably born in 1835 in Kettle, Fife.
    As a two year old, she migrated to South Australia with her parents.
    In 1874, she married late in life but she died a year later giving birth to her child who also died.  [1
    Cause of death Isabella died as a the result of childbirth, the cause metritis, inflammation of the womb.   [1
    Died 30 Jun 1875  Callington SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I-8390  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2017 

    Father James WATT,   b. 1812 
    Relationship -2739 
    Mother Barbara WILKIE,   b. 31 Jan 1815, Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, Mannum SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship -2739 
    Married 20 Dec 1833  Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F-2739  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louis TRIMPER 
    Married 7 Sep 1874  South Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children of marriage Isabella and Louis had one child - who died as an infant.  [1
    Note Isabella married Louis TRIMPER on Sept. 7, 1874. On her marriage certificate her age was 36, she was a spinster, living at Oakbank and was the daughter of James WATT. Louis was listed as a widower, age 30 residing at the time at Callington.

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    Last Modified 15 Mar 2017 16:35:45 
    Family ID F-2743  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S-61] FM Susan Nicholls, nee Moore - ID 8186 -evidence pending, Draft for magazine article in March 2017.