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The Lost Families of Stratherrick, Strathnairn, and Dunmaglass, Inverness-shire, Scotland

 

Descendants of Douglad McTavish  

Generation No. 1

 1.  DOUGLAD2 MCTAVISH  (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1791 in Inverness, Inverness-shire , Scotland , and died 1877 in Aruluen, NSW, Australia .  He married JESSIE FRASER, daughter of WILLIAM FRASER and CHRISITANA MCPHERSON.  She was born 1810 in Stratherrick, Inverness-shire , Scotland , and died 1885 in Shoalhaven, NSW, Australia .

       

Children of DOUGLAD MCTAVISH and JESSIE FRASER are:

2.                i.    WILLIAM DONALD3 MCTAVISH, b. Abt. 1834, Inverness, Inverness-shire , Scotland ; d. Elsmore, NSW, Australia .

                  ii.    JOHN MCTAVISH, b. Abt. 1832, Inverness, Inverness-shire , Scotland .

                 iii.    ALEXANDER MCTAVISH, b. Abt. 1836, Inverness, Inverness-shire , Scotland .

                 iv.    MARY MCTAVISH, b. Abt. 1841, Australia .

                  v.    ELIZABETH MCTAVISH.

                 vi.    DONALD MCTAVISH.

                vii.    CHRISTINA MCTAVISH.

 Generation No. 2  

2.  WILLIAM DONALD3 MCTAVISH (DOUGLAD2, JOHN1) was born Abt. 1834 in Inverness, Inverness-shire , Scotland , and died in Elsmore, NSW, Australia .  He married JESSIE MACALISTER 1860 in Australia , daughter of JOHN MACALISTER.  She was born 1840 in Cow Pastures, NSW, Australia , and died in Elsmore, NSW, Australia .  

Notes for WILLIAM DONALD MCTAVISH:

William was a gold miner at Araluen and Majors Creek near Braidwood in NSW before going to Stanthorpe in Queensland about 1880, where he became a tin miner.         

Children of WILLIAM MCTAVISH and JESSIE MACALISTER are:

                   i.    MARGARET4 MCTAVISH, b. 1861.

                  ii.    JESSIE MCTAVISH, b. 1862.

                 iii.    MARY MCTAVISH, b. 1865.

                 iv.    CHRISTINA MCTAVISH, b. 1867.

                  v.    NETTA MCTAVISH, b. 1869.

                 vi.    ELANOR MCTAVISH, b. 1872.

                vii.    WILLIAM DONALD MCTAVISH, b. 1875.

               viii.    JOHN MCTAVISH.

3.               ix.    ADELAIDE ISABELLA MCTAVISH, b. 1880, Stanthorpe, Old Australia ; d. 1951, Brisbane , Old Australia .

                   x.    FREDRIC HUGH MCTAVISH, b. 1883.

                  xi.    GEORGE ALEXANDER MCTAVISH, b. 1888.

 

Generation No. 3  

3.  ADELAIDE ISABELLA4 MCTAVISH (WILLIAM DONALD3, DOUGLAD2, JOHN1) was born 1880 in Stanthorpe, Old Australia, and died 1951 in Brisbane, Old Australia.  She married HENRY SAMUEL EDWARD DOWNES.   

Notes for HENRY SAMUEL EDWARD DOWNES:

Harry and Adelaide lived at Allora near Warwick in Queensland , Australia until after WWI, where Harry served in the 5th Light Horse.  They then moved to Brisbane , where Harry was a carrier and had 5 children.       

Child of ADELAIDE MCTAVISH and HENRY DOWNES is:

                   i.    SYDNEY5 DOWNES, b. 1902; d. 1970; m. LILLIAM WHYTE, 1931; b. 1907; d. 1977.