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The Site is being rebuilt, with two indexes - ships listed per year, and people in alpha order, combining details.

Duncan Mcfadden, 21, Labourer, Prot both Co Derry, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
James Mcfadden 45 with wife Mary 40 and 2 chn Farm labourer Kilmanarck, decamped without leave, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Mary Mcfadden 40 wife of James, decamped without leave, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Jane Mcfadden 16 dau of James, employed by Dr Irvine Melb, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Anne Mcfadden 23 House servant Ayr, employed by John M Shaw, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Agnes Mcfadden 22 House servant Ayr, unknown, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Alexander Mcfadden 22 House servant Kirkudbright, decamped without leave, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Robert Mcfadden 15 son of James Farm servant Kirkudbright, decamped without leave, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Thomas McFadden 18 brother of William, Farm servant Kirkudbright, employed by RG McArthur, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
William McFadden 16 brother of Thomas Farm servant Kirkudbright, employed by AJ McArthur, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Joseph Mcfadden 27 hus (family 19) Labourer Prot both Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Elizabeth Mcfadden 25 wife of Joseph (family 19) Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Martha Mcfadden 1 dau of Joseph (family 19) Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Joseph Mcfadden and Elizabeth baptised Henry 1843
Joseph McFadden Letter at the Post Office unclaimed 30 Sep 1843
Joseph McFadden List No 1, 31 Jan 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Mary Mcfadzen 19 (single woman 29) Housemaid Prot both Edinburgh, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Mary Ann Mcfadyen, female wed William Catchpowle 1842 #4488 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Malcolm McPhaddin and wife Departed from Sydney on 11 Mar 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Success
Malcolm McFaden labourer and fisherman wife Isabella dau Janet born 11 May 1839 baptised 1 Jul 1839 by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
Rose Mcfannin 23 (single woman 14) Housemaid Prot reads Derry arrived 16 Apr 1844 on the Sea Queen
Rosanna Mcfannan wed Lewis Andrew Hawkins in 1846 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Peter Mcfarland 33 hus (family 30) Shepherd Prot both Stirling, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Margory Mcfarland 22 wife of Peter (family 30) House keeper Prot both, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Peter Mcfarland and Margory baptised Robert 1844
Peter M'Farlane Page 153 letters at Post Office, 31st May 1847
John M'Farland Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 7 April 1847
Agnes McFarlane wed 15 Nov 1838 to James Lake at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
Andrew Mcfarlane, 19, Butcher & Shepherd, Prot both Ireland, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Captain McFarlane arrived 15 March 1840 from Leith on the Indus
Captain McFarlane master arrived Hobart 9 Feb 1841 from Port Phillip on the Lord Hobart
Captain M M'Farlane - McFarlane Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
D McFarlane Presbyterian resident Subscriber to build school 1 Mar 1839
8 Convicts assigned to T & D Mcfarlane Cairn (s) Barnwell came 1837 on the St Vincent John Mullowny (S) came 1835 on the Hive John Ferren came 1834 on the Mermade James Murrick came 1830 on the Hooghly James Cassen came 1830 on the Adrian Isaac Heywood came 1839 on the Amelia William Connor came 1835 on the Backwell
D McFarlane and J McFarlane Cheviot Hills Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
James Macfarlane 22 Jan 1835 reached Omeo with Mackillop
James McFarland, with 147 men, was presented to Sir George Gipps at a Levee, Mon 25 Oct 1841in his honour. Source - Port Phillip Herald, 26 Oct 1841
James McFarlane in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
James McFarlane, Cabin arrived 25 Mar 1843 on the Rebecca and to continue to Sydney
James McFarlane, JP The Port Phillip Herald Fri 11 Aug 1843 fell off his horse, was found in the bush
James McFarlane Arrived at Port Phillip 25 March 1843 from Greenock 10 Nov 1842, Rebecca
James Mcfarren - Mcfarlane wed Mary Wallace in 1846 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Correspondence 1844 (Moneeroo) Alberton
Janet McFarlane wed 17 Aug 1839 to John Dinwoodie by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
John Mcfarlane, 31 hus Labourer Prot, both Fifeshire arrived 9 Feb 1842 from Leith as Bounty Immigrants on the William Nicholl
Catherine Mcfarlane, 31 wife of John Housekeeper Prot, both Fifeshire arrived 9 Feb 1842 from Leith as Bounty Immigrants on the William Nicholl
Thomas Mcfarlane, 7, John Mcfarlane, 6 and Christina Mcfarlane, 5 dau of John Fifeshire arrived 9 Feb 1842 from Leith as Bounty Immigrants on the William Nicholl
John McFarlane for Sydney cleared out from Port Phillip 1 Dec 1843 for Launceston and Sydney Corsair
John Mcfarlane and Catherine Johnson baptised Margaret 1845
John Mcfarlane, 28 both was taylor, trained as Taylor single crime - Felony 7 years convicted 3 July 1843, at Southampton, received 20 July 1843, at Southampton, became an Exile and received a Royal Pardon 10 Oct 1844, arrived at Geelong 18 March 1845 on the Sir George Seymour, and went to Melbourne (List a104 and b72)
John M'Farling - McFarling Letters unclaimed at Post-Office, Melbourne, 30th April, 1847
John & Peter McFarlane - Mcfarlane Correspondence Western Port Island Station formerly Murrindinda 10 Transferred from Alexander Miller
John McFarlane labourer Wright's lane, Source - 1847 Directory
John G McFarlane Arrived at Port Phillip 25 March 1843 from Greenock 10 Nov 1842, Rebecca
Mr JG Macfarlane Cleared out from Port Phillip 5 April 1843 for Sydney arrived 17 Apr Rebecca
Joseph McFarlane witness to wedding 4 Dec 1839 William Harrison to Isabella Grant at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
J McFarlane & D McFarlane Partnership Cheviot Hills Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Margaret Mcfarren - Mcfarlane wed Joseph Mckendry in 1846 at Presbyterian Geelong
Mary Mcfarlane 19 (single woman 17) House servant Prot both Edinburgh, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
Mr McFarlain with wife and dau Departed from Hobart on 19 Nov 1838 for Port Phillip on the Bandicoot
Miss McFarlane arrived at Sydney 17 Dec 1838 from Port Phillip and Adelaide on the Adelaide
Miss Macfarlane Cabin passenger arrived 6 Dec 1839 from Leith on the St Mango
Mr McFarlane sailed 17 Oct 1840 for Launceston on the Gem
Mr M'Farline cleared 17 Nov 1840 for Sydney on the London
Mr McFarlane arrived 5-Dec 1840 from Sydney 1 Dec on the Clonmel
Mr M'Farlane - M'Farlane ( Steerage) arrived 17 May 1841 from Adelaide, on the Edina
Mr McFarlane departed 1 Jun 1841 from Melbourne for Sydney on the Catherine
Mr McFarlane sailed from Port Phillip 3 Feb 1841 for an exploring expedition on the Singapore
Mr McFarlane, Cabin arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Mr Macfarlane / Mcfarlane sailed from Port Phillip 1 Feb 1843 arrived Sydney 15 Feb Christina
Mr McFarlane arrived at Port Phillip 15 Nov 1843 from Kings Island Bandicoot
Mr McFarlane arrived 12 Dec 1844 at Melbourne from Sydney on 4 Dec on the Christina, source local newspapers
Peter Mcfarlane 22 Shepherd Perthshire, employed by Mr McKenzie Goulburn, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Peter McFarlane List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Robert Mcfarlane, 20, Shepherd, Prot both Dumbartonshire, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Mr R McFarlane cleared on 24 Dec 1844 from Melbourne for Launceston arrived 26 Dec on the Shamrock, source local newspapers
Sarah Mcfarlane 18 (Single woman 58) Housemaid Prot reads Cappagh, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Sarah Mcfarlane, female wed William Cliff 1842 #4477 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Walter Macfarlane / Mcfarlane in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 June 1843
William Macfarlane / Mcfarlane 19 (single man 39) Labourer Prot Tyrone, came 1 Mar 1841 on the Argyle
William Mcfarlane wed Jane Capha in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne baptised William 1847
McFarlane see Miller & McFarlane in a partnership settlers Murrimdindy Western Port, Source - 1847 Directory
James McFarkin / Mcfarlrin 20 (young man 38) Labourer Prot both Limerick, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
James McFarling, No 11, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Dec 1845
William M'Farlone Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Margaret Mcfarnan baptised male William at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #36412
James McFarren List No 1, 31 Jan 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
James McFarren, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 20 May 1844
James McFarren, No 6, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 4 July 1845
Alexander Mcfee wed Catherine Mcdonald in 1842 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong baptised Isabella 1843
Alexander McFie List No 8, 31 Aug 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Captain Macfee / Mcfee Arrived at Sydney 3 June 1839 from Port Phillip on 24 May on the Paul Pye
Miss Macfie / Mcfie arrived 28 June 1844 from Sydney on 16 June Shamrock, source local newspapers
Mary Mcfeirney, 19, House or farm servant, RC reads Co Fermanagh, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Margaret Macferne / Mcferne 18 (young woman 45) Nurse maid Prot reads Down, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Bridget McFetterage in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Catherine Mcfie 18 (27 single woman) House Keeper RC reads Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Catherine Mcfie wed John Hamilton in 1844 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
James Mcguffery / Mcgaffery 22 hus (family 5) Labourer Prot both Dumfries, came 9 Jan 1841 on the Ariadne
Esther Mcguffery / Mcgaffery 22 wife of James (family 5) Housemaid Prot both, came 9 Jan 1841 on the Ariadne
Patrick Mcgall, and Susannah Kennedy baptised female Catherine Ellen at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #195
Patrick Mcgall and Susannah Kennedy baptised Ellen 1844
Patrick McGann, Burgess for La Trobe Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
Thomas M'Gam Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Betsy Mcgann 24 (single woman 34) Laundress RC reads Rossmonon, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Bridget Mcgann 22 (single woman 35) Laundress RC reads Rossmonon, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Catherine McGann, letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Feb 1844
Henry Mcgan / Mcgann 27 (single man 45) Labourer RC Both Co. Tipperary, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
Patrick Mcgann and Mary Hawkes baptised Peter 1843, Mary Anne 1844, John 1845, Arthur 1847
Ann McGarrett, County of Bourke depasturing license for 1-30 Sept 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 15 Nov 1844
Robert McGarrett Western District Monthly list of Depasturing Licenses for 1 to 30 Sep 1843
John Mcgarvey, and Winifred Cunningham baptised female Catherine at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong born at Geelong 1842 #503
John Mcgarvey and Winifred Cunningham baptised John 1843
Mr James McGavin Cleared out from Port Phillip 30 July 1843 for London Enmore
Michael Mcgaw and Sarah Donelby baptised Catherine 1846, William 1846
George McGeachon house Bourke Lane Gipps Ward 183 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Mr McGeary Departed from Hobart on 23 June 1838 for Port Phillip on the Isabella
Malcolm Mcgechie Crew (Staff 4) came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
Andrew James McGhie compositor Lonsdale street, Source - 1847 Directory
Ann Jane Mcgee wed John Palmer in 1847 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Cath Mcgere wed David Broderick in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Catherine McGerr - Mcgee Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
David McGee on 10 Jan 1837 testified he was a servant of Mr Batman and with Joshua Castles and George Worthy were employe, without Mr Batman's approval, to wash sheep for Dr Cotter on Sunday and paid by being given a bottle of brandy. Dr Cotter was fined 5 pounds.
Henry McGee Correspondence Portland Bay Warraneep - Public House 15 2
James Patrick McGee, charged with deserting from the HM 80th Regiment ordered to return to head quarters. Source - Port Phillip Herald 8 March 1844
John Mcgee 38 hus (family 31) Labourer RC both Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Mary Mcgee 37 wife of John (family 31) House servant RC neither Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Ann Mcgee 14, Henry Mcgee 9, William Mcgee 6 and Catherine Mcgee 4 dau of John (family 31) RC Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
John McGhee shoemaker Elizabeth street, Source - 1847 Directory
Margaret Mcgie 20 (single woman 24) House Keeper Prot reads Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Margaret Magee - Mcgee wed James Collin in 1842 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Mary Mcgee 18 dau of John (single woman 18) House Keeper RC reads Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
May Mcgee, female wed Thomas Eitken 1842 #35500 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Marjery Mcgee 19 dau of John (single woman 21) House Keeper RC both Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Mathew Mcghee and Isabella Mcintosh baptised Isabella 1844
Matthew McGhie, No 11, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Dec 1845
Mr McGhee arrived 31 Dec 1840 from Launceston. on the Enterprise
Robert McGhee, license granted for 'No Good Damper' rent he is paying reduced to 60 pounds pa,. Source - Port Phillip Herald 14 May 1844
R McGee, applied for transfer of License of No Good Damper to William Cleave. Source - Port Phillip Herald 29 Jul 1845
Walter Mcghee, hus of Isabella 24, Prot both Hamilton, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Isabella Mcghee, wife of Walter 29, Prot both Hamilton, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Jannetta Mcghee, 4, and Elizabeth Mcghee, 21 months, Prot both Hamilton, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
William Mcghee, 19 single man Labourer Prot, both Tyrone, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
Elizabeth Magennis wed John Fitzgerald in 1843 at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong
Peter Mcgennis and Rose Lappan baptised James 1845
Bridget Mcgettridge, 30 single woman Housekeeper Prot both Co Clare came 19 Feb 1842 on the Regulus
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