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Flora “Fanny” MacDONALDAge: 6018281888

Name
Flora “Fanny” MacDONALD
Given names
Flora
Nickname
Fanny
Surname
MacDONALD
Married name
Flora CASSIE
Birth calculated 1828
Citation details: 4 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"McDONALD Flora 1852 24 Strath, Skye Archibald / Susan xx Both dead. A sister on board. Ship = Ontario"

Birth of a brotherAllan MacDONALD
about 1831 (Age 3)
Address: Sleat
Citation details: Page 9.
Death of a fatherArchibald MacDONALD
before 1852 (Age 24) Age: 70

Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Publication: Collection of various records researched by Stuart.
Death of a motherSusan ROBERTSON
before 1852 (Age 24) Age: 54
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Publication: Collection of various records researched by Stuart.
Emigration August 3, 1852 (Age 24)
Text:

Ontario 309 Passengers Departed Aug. 3, 1852 Arrived Dec. 15, 1852 Arrival Port Sydney

Note: Departed on the "Ontario" with 308 other passengers.
Marriage of a siblingJohn MacDONALDMarion McKINNONView this family
before November 1852 (Age 24)
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Immigration November 25, 1852 (Age 24)
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Note: Flora arrived on board the "Ontario" as an assisted migrant. Flora's sister Mary and her brothers Allan and John, with his wife Marion, were also on board. There were many deaths on this voyage and after it reached Sydney, with the ship held in quarantine until 15 December 1852, but some immigrants were not released until 5 January 1853.
MarriageWilliam CASSIEView this family
about 1853 (Age 25)
Citation details: V1853774 39C/1853 CASSIE WILLIAM MCDONALD FLORA CT
Birth of a daughter
#1
Susan CASSIE
July 20, 1854 (Age 26)
Citation details: V18542754 40/1854 CASSIE SUSAN WILLIAM FLORA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 845
Marriage of a siblingAllan MacDONALDMargaret CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
1854 (Age 26)
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: Page 9.
Publication: Newspaper; Grafton, NSW; 1915 - 1954
Citation details: Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
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Clarence River Pioneers - Article II

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Note: Allan and Margaret were fellow passengers on the "Ontario". I cannot find any relevant marriage registration.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary CASSIE
about 1859 (Age 31)
Citation details: 13915/1859 CASSIE MARY WILLIAM FLORA WINGHAM
Birth of a daughter
#3
Kate CASSIE
about 1862 (Age 34)
Citation details: 8828/1862 CASSIE KATE WILLIAM FLORA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#4
Margaret CASSIE
about 1864 (Age 36)
Citation details: 9663/1864 CASSIE MARGARET WILLIAM FLORA MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherJohn MacDONALD
about 1873 (Age 45)
Citation details: MCDONALD JOHN 5134/1873 ARCHIBALD SUSAN MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherAllan MacDONALD
February 18, 1875 (Age 47)
Citation details: 6467/1875 MACDONALD ALLAN ARCHIBALD SUSAN MACLEAN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Page 9.
Note: The headstone for Allan would appear to be inscribed with the month of his death and January.
Marriage of a childGeorge MINETTSusan CASSIEView this family
about 1883 (Age 55)
Citation details: 5142/1883 MINETT GEORGE CASSIE SUSAN WINGHAM
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Flora Wilhelmina Rhoda MINETT
July 20, 1884 (Age 56)
Citation details: 21686/1884 MINETT FLORA W R GEORGE SUSAN WINGHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 845
Birth of a grandson
#2
George Archibald MINETT
September 28, 1886 (Age 58)
Citation details: 23271/1886 MINETT GEORGE A GEORGE SUSAN TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 845
Marriage of a childWilliam BRYANMary CASSIEView this family
about 1886 (Age 58)
Citation details: 5460/1886 BRYAN WILLIAM CASSIE MARY TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#3
Adrian R MINETT
about 1887 (Age 59)
Citation details: 23664/1887 MINETT ADRIAN R ALFORD KATE TAREE
Marriage of a childAlford MINETTKate CASSIEView this family
about 1887 (Age 59)
Citation details: 5182/1887 MINETT ALFORD CASSIE KATE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#4
Harold J BRYAN
about 1888 (on the date of death)
Citation details: BRYAN HAROLD J 24302/1888 WILLIAM MARY TAREE
Death of a grandsonHarold J BRYAN
about 1888 (on the date of death)
Citation details: BRYAN HAROLD J 9982/1888 WILLIAM MARY TAREE
Death about 1888 (Age 60)
Citation details: CASSIE FANNY T 9988/1888 ARCHIBALD SUSAN TAREE
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1802
brother
sister
sister
sister
sister
sister
elder brother
PioneerJohn MacDONALD
Birth: calculated 1824Broadford, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1873Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
Woman Pioneer IconMary MacDONALD
Birth: calculated 1826Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
herself
4 years
younger brother
Family with William CASSIE - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1853Hunter Region, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
daughter
5 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
3 years
daughter

BirthEmails - Elizabeth McGuire
Citation details: 4 February 2019
Text:

In part:

"McDONALD Flora 1852 24 Strath, Skye Archibald / Susan xx Both dead. A sister on board. Ship = Ontario"

EmigrationWeb Site - Highland and Island Emigration Society
Text:

Ontario 309 Passengers Departed Aug. 3, 1852 Arrived Dec. 15, 1852 Arrival Port Sydney

ImmigrationClarence River Pioneers - Newspaper 1943
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V1853774 39C/1853 CASSIE WILLIAM MCDONALD FLORA CT
DeathC - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: CASSIE FANNY T 9988/1888 ARCHIBALD SUSAN TAREE