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

Richard McLell and wife source CE sailed from Launceston 7 Mar 1843 for Portland, schooner Minerva - source Launceston Courier 13 Mar 1843
Ann McClelland / Mclelland (see Joseph and Richard also) departed 25 Feb 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay on the Minerva
Capt McClelland Sailed from Hobart 4 Oct 1836 for Port Phillip, on the Adelaide
Captain McCleland 15th trip on 25 August 1836 from Launceston to Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McClelland master Arrived at Launceston 11 Jan 1837 from Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McCleland master, Arrived at Launceston 27 Jan 1837 from Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McClelland master Arrived at Launceston 10 Feb 1837 from Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McClelland master Arrived at Launceston 3 Mar 1837 from Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McClelland master Arrived at Launceston 21 Mar 1837 from Port Phillip on the Brougham
Captain McClelland master Departed Launceston on 21 Mar 1837 for Port Phillip, on the Brougham
Captain McClelland master Arrived Launceston on 27 March 1837 from Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain Mcclelland master Arrived at Launceston 12 April 1837 from Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McClelleand master Departed from Launceston 18 April 1837 for Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain Mcclelland master Departed from Launceston 17 May 1837 for Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McClelland master Arrived at Hobart 1 Aug 1837 from Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McClellan master sailed 7 Sep 1837 from Hobart for Port Phillip on the Adelaide
Captain McLelland master Arrived at Hobart 20 Oct 1837 from Port Philip on the Adelaide
Captain McLelland master Arrived at Launceston on 21 March 1838 from Port Phillip on the Brougham
Captain McClelland master Departed from Launceston on 21 March 1838 for Port Phillip on the Brougham
Captain McClelland master Departed from Launceston on 9 Apr 1838 for Port Phillip on the Brougham
Captain McClelland master Arrived at Launceston on 19 Apr 1838 from Port Phillip on the Brougham
Captain McClelland master Arrived at Launceston on 22 May 1838 from Port Phillip on the Brougham
Captain McClelland / Mclelland arrived 25-Dec 1840 from Hobart on the Bandicoot
Donald Mcclelland, Crew Carpenter drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
George Mcclelland, wed Bridget Kelly 1842 #694 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
George Mcleland and Bridget Kelly baptised John 1843, James 1845;
George McClelland in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 March 1843
George McClelland / Mclelland farmer Wellington, Source - 1847 Directory
James Mcclelland - Mclelland Margaret baptised James 1841
J McLellan 1846 occupied Tullich (west of Casterton, 20,000 acres)
John Mclellan 25 hus (family 28) Shepherd Prot both Dumbarton, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Maria Mclellan 24 wife of John (family 28) Farm servant Prot both Dumbarton, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Infant With Mclellan 0 son of John born on board (family 28) Dumbarton, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
James McClelland List No 6, 30 June 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
John Mcclelan and Maria baptised James 1845
John Mcclelland and Ellen baptised Eliza Jane 1841, Thomas Hugh 1841, Joseph 1846, Richard 1846
John McLellan in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
John Mclellan and Marion baptised Catherine 1843-5 died, Hugh 1843, James 1845, Mary 1846
Joseph McClelland / Mclelland departed 25 Feb 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay on the Minerva
Joseph McClelland/Mclelland, and Ann McClelland/Mclelland, departed from Launceston for Portland Bay on the schooner 'Minerva' 25 Mar 1841 - source Launceston Courier 29 March 1841
Joseph Mclelland and Anne baptised John 1843, Rebecca 1845 Anne died 1846 Female aged 25 at Portland
Margaret McClelland in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Margaret Mclelland wed Robert Hudson in 1843 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Marthe Mcclelland / Mclelland 20 (single woman 23) House Keeper Prot both Antrim, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Matilda Mccelland wed John Bland in 1842 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Mrs McLelan / McClebe cleared 14 Feb 1844 and sailed 15 Feb from Melbourne for Hobart and arrived 27 Feb, on the Flying Fish, source local newspapers
Richard McClelland/Mclelland, and Eliza McClelland/Mclelland, departed from Launceston for Portland Bay on the schooner Minerva 25 Mar 1841 - source Launceston Courier 29 March 1841
Richard McClelland Portland dwelling house List 10 Sep 1844 of Elector in Port Phillip 1 June 1844 to 31 May 1845
Richard McClelland/Mclelland, one of 469 voters who qualified by Dwelling house in Julia St Portland Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Richard Mclellan - Mclelland came Jan 1846 with 59 on the Stratheden
Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 7 April 1847
Serjeant McLelland Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 27th February, 1847
Thomas Mccleland / Mcleland 22 hus (family 29) Labourer Prot both Armough came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
Jane Mccleland / Mcleland 23 wife of Thomas (family 29) came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
Thomas Mclelland Lighthouse Keeper, Shortland's Bluff
unknown Mcclelland - Mcclelland 22 (22 family) Labourer, Prot, both, Cookstown came 13 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Margaret Mcclelland / Mclelland 21 (family 22) House servant, came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
William Mclelland 23 (single man 44) Labourer Prot both Tipperary, came 17 July 1841 on the Royal Saxon
William Mcclellend, 28 hus Labourer Prot, both, Co Tyrone, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
Sarah Mcclellend, 20 wife Housekeeper Prot, both, Co Tyrone, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
William Mcclellend, 4 and Samuel Mcclellend 2 Co Tyrone, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
William Mcclellend and Sarah baptised Margaret 1843, Isaac 1846
William Mcclelland - Mclelland wed Anne Mcnalley in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
William McCleland cleared 15 Jan and sailed 17 Jan 1844 from Melbourne for Hobart arrived 22 Jan 1844 on the Flying Fish, source local newspapers
William M'Clelland - Mclelland Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
W McLelland Correspondence Western Port Happy Valley 15 1
William McCleland / Mcleland shoemaker Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
William McLelland farmer Wellington Merri Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
McClelland / Mclelland see Kennedy & McClelland in a partnership settlers Bridgewater Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
Margaret Mccleller - Mcleller came 1841 with 175 on the Allan Kerr
Donald Mclennan, and Ellen baptised female Jane at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong born at Melbourne 1842 #736
Donald Mclennan - McLenan Ellen baptised Kenneth 1844
Donald McLenan, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Page 32 letters at Post Office, 3 Feb 1847
Donald McLennan - McLennan Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Christ. McLennon - McLennon Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
Mr McLeniray Departed from Sydney 17 Aug 1839 for Port Phillip on the Christina
Alexander Mcleod, arrived at Geelong from Hobart on the schooner 'Lillias' 21 Jan 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 23 Jan 1845
Alexander McCleod / Mcleod farmer Darabin Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
Ann Mcleod 18 (single woman 32) Housemaid Prot both Edinburgh, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Archibald Macleod / Mcleod settler Nam Clamungee Gipps Land, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr A McLeod Departed from Launceston 9 Feb 1836 for Port Phillip and the Mauritius, on the Maria
A. McLeod settler Gipps Land, Source - 1847 Directory
Captain McLeod master Arrived at Launceston 18 April 1837 from Port Phillip on the John Dunscombe
Captain McLeod master Departed from Launceston 17 May 1837 for Port Phillip on the John Dunscombe
Captain McLeod master Arrived at Sydney on 29 Sep 1839 from Greenock 11 April, Adelaide on 10 Sep and Port Phillip on 24 Sep on the Adrian
Captain McLeod (Staff 1) Master, came 9 Jan 1841 on the Ariadne
DR McLeod, Licensed to depasture stock at Murray District August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
D.R. Macleod / Mcleod settler Burronyee Murray, Source - 1847 Directory
Donald McLeod farmer Merri Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
James McLeod cleared on 17 Dec 1844 from Melbourne and sailed on 18 Dec for Sydney arrived 23 Dec on the Christina, source local newspapers
Mr McLeod Departed from Launceston on 20 Sep 1838 for Port Phillip on the Henry
Mr MacLeod / McLeod Departed from Hobart on 30 Jan 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Tasmania Lass
Mr McLeod Departed from Hobart on 5 Feb 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Tasmanian Lass
Mr McLeod Arrived at Sydney on 4 May 1839 from Port Phillip on 22 Apr on the Gem
Capt George McLeod, arrived 20 Sep 1839 from Greenock 6 Apr 1839 via Adelaide 9 Sep, Master of the Ariadne
Mrs McLeod, in Jan 1839 employed George Carnall aged 19, Shepherd, who came on the Westminster
Mr McLeod, in Jan 1839 employed William Wright aged 27, Labourer, who came on the Westminster
Convict assigned to JN Mcleod is Henry Smith came 1839 on the Theresa
Convict assigned to TW Mcleod is Robert Burrows came 1839 on the Theresa
J N McLeod Moorabool Geelong, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
JN Mcleod JP on list of Geelong supporters of William Lonsdale, Sub-Treasurer source PPH 27 June 1843
John N McLeod Portland Monthly list of Depasturing Licenses for 1 to 30 July 1843
Mr John Norman McLeod cleared from Port Phillip 25 Feb 1843 for Launceston arrived 2 March Tamar
John Norman Mcleod and Agnes Paterson baptised Catherine Agnes 1845;
JN McLood, letter at Geelong Post Office 25 Mar 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 25 Mar 1844
J Norman McLeod, JP on a Committee to hold a meeting at Mack's Hotel, Corio, of all inhabitants of the Western District. Source - Geelong Advertiser 10 May 1844
JN McLeod, on Committee for Separation Society, District of Grant. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 June 1844
John Norman McLeod, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Malop St Geelong Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Norman John McLeod, JP of Geelong, third son of the late Donald McLeod, Tallisker and formerly of Van Dieman's Land wed 20 August 1844 at Port Macquarie by Rev John Cross, to Agnes Patterson third daughter of Alexander Patterson, of Sydney, solicitor. Source - Port Phillip Herald 3 Sept 1844
JN McLeod 12 Feb 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
J N McLeod - McLeod Correspondence sold Portland Bay Winniburn to Young, Wm & Turnbull
J P, J N. McLeod - McLeod Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 27th February, 1847
Mr J McLeod Arrived at Port Phillip 27 April 1843 from Launceston Tamar
John McLeod farmer Merri Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
John M. McLeod settler Western Port, Source - 1847 Directory
Mary Mcleod - Mcleod wed John Smith in 1847 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Mary Ann Mcleod - Mcleod Female child of R aged 11 died 1845 at Melbourne
Mr McLeod arrived 26-Jul 1840 from Launceston on 23 July on the Charlotte
Mr McLeod arrived 3 Feb 1841 at Port Phillip from London on 1 Oct 1840, William Hughes
Mr M'Leod ( Steerage) cleared for Sydney 1 March 1841 on the Nimrod
Mr McLeod sailed from Port Phillip 3 Feb 1841 for an exploring expedition on the Singapore
Mr McLeod arrived at Port Phillip 3 Feb 1841 from London 1 Oct 1840 on the William Hughes
Mr McLeod Sailed from Port Phillip 11 April 1843 for Launceston arrived 17 April Henry
Mr McLeod Arrived at Port Phillip 2 May 1843 from Launceston Henry
Mr McLeod cleared 3 July 1844 and sailed 4 July from Melbourne, for Sydney and arrived 6 July at Launceston Shamrock, source local newspapers
Mr McLeod arrived 23 Aug 1844 at Hobart from Port Albert 20 Aug Agenoria, source local newspapers
Mr and Mrs McLeod arrived 27 Aug 1844 at Melbourne, cleared 22 Aug from Sydney Shamrock, source local newspapers
McLeod Messrs. in a partnership settlers Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
Norman Roderick McLeod, of Melbourne, Settler, from Insolvencies, dated 16-Mar and 16-Mar 1842
NR McLeod, Melbourne Times 23 Apr 1842 Insolvent, first meeting 14 Apr 1842 at the Commissioner's Office
Norman Mcleod in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 May 1843
Norman Roderick Mcleod, settler Melbourne Insolvent applying for Certificate. Source - Port Phillip Herald 27 Sept 1844
Norman Roderick McLeod, insolvent, granted Certificate of Relief,. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 23 Nov 1844
Norman McLeod Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Robert McLeod Cleared out from Port Phillip 10 April 1843 for Launceston arrived 17 Apr Henry
Robert McLeod in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 Aug 1843
Robert McLeod List No 4, 30 Apr 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Robert McLeod, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
Roderick Mcleod, male wed Margaret Mckenzie 1842 #4515 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Roderick Mcleod and Margaret Mckenzie baptised George 1843, Mary 1845, Margaret 1847
Sarah Mcleod 21 (single woman 16), dairymaid employed by Mr Hunter of Melbourne, 12 pounds for the year, with keep, came 17 April 1840 on the Glen Huntley
Stewart Mcleod, died 18 male Melbourne 1842 #312 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
William McLoed, licensed to cut timber County of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 21 Sept 1844
Allan McLeon & Robert Correspondence sold Portland Bay Kuthbruck to Leake, Robert & Edward
Mary Mclerick 27 (single woman 13) Nurse maid Prot both Ayreshire, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Abrams
James Mcletter 18 (single man 24) Shepherd Prot both Derry, came 7 Oct 1841 on the Intrinsic
William McLey Corio St Geelong freehold List 10 Sep 1844 of Elector in Port Phillip 1 June 1844 to 31 May 1845
Andrew McLeymont, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
Duncan Mcliesh and Catherine baptised Ellen 1843
Jane Mcclimont / Mclimont 20 (single woman 19) Nurse maid Prot both Edinburgh, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Abrams
James Mclintock wed Isabella Stevens in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Jane Mclintick 22 (single woman 34) Housemaid Prot both Donegall, came 17 July 1841 on the England
John McClintock / Mclintock 23 (single man 43) Labourer RC both Donegall, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Mr McLintock arrived 7-Sep 1840 from Hobart on the Bandicoot
Nancy/Ann Mclintick 24 (single woman 33) Housemaid Prot both Donegall, came 17 July 1841 on the England
W Mcclish/Mclish, Crew drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
Edward Mcclony / Mclony 24 (single man 47) Wheel Wright RC Both Co. Down, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
Rosannah McCloud/Mcloud, mother of Elizabeth May Usher born 12 May 1841 dau of Richard Usher - see my Chapman page for details of this event
Ellen Mcloyisty 17 (single woman 42) Housemaid RC both Antrim, came 17 July 1841 on the England
John Mclufferty 32 hus (family 30) Farmhand Prot both Donegal, came 7 Oct 1841 on the Intrinsic
Margaret Mclufferty 27 wife of John (family 30) Housemaid Prot both Donegal, came 7 Oct 1841 on the Intrinsic
Thomas Mclufferty 2 son of John (family 30) Prot Donegal, came 7 Oct 1841 on the Intrinsic
Andrew McClure in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Andrew McClure Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
Andrew McClure / Mclure carpenter Bourke lane, Source - 1847 Directory
David Mcclure died 1847 Male aged 19 at Geelong
Hannah Mcclure 22 (70 single woman) Dairymaid Prot both Carlon, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Hannah McClure / Mclure dressmaker Bourke lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Henry Mcclure wed Isabella Menzies in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong baptised Euphemia 1844
Henry McClure List No 8, 31 Aug 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
James Mclure 25 (single man 30) Wheelright Prot both Antrim arrived 18 Feb 1844 from London and Cork on the Royal Consort
James Mcclure wed Eliza Empy in 1844 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
baptised Margaret 1845, James 1847;
James McClure List No 4, 30 Apr 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
James McLure, Licensed to cut timber at County of Bourke August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
James McClure / Mclure agriculturist Elgar's Survey Plenty, Source - 1847 Directory
John Mcclure / Mclure 28 hus (family 21) Labourer Prot both Antrim, came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Jane Mcclure / Mclure 22 wife of John (family 21) General Servant Prot both Antrim, came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Margaret Mcclure / Mclure dau of John (family 21) born during voyage, came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
John Mclure and Jane baptised Margaret 1841, James 1843, baptised Maria 1845
John McLure teacher Scotís School PR Little Collins-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
John McClure List No 10, 31 Oct 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
John McLure, Licensed to cut timber at County of Bourke August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
John McClure source MT, 14 Jan 1843, Depasturing Licences in Western Port
Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 7 April 1847
John Mcclure wed Sarah Mcmanus in 1847 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong;
John McClure / Mclure agriculturist Elgar's Survey Plenty, Source - 1847 Directory
Kilpatrick Mcclure Convict came 1834 on the Hero assigned to S Brown Esq.
Margaret Mclure 27 (single woman 19) General servant Prot both Antrim arrived 18 Feb 1844 from London and Cork on the Royal Consort
Margaret Mcclure wed Thomas Usher in 1845 at Church of England
Margaret Jane Mcclure - Mclure wed Joseph Megson in 1847 at Church of England Christ Church, Geelong
Mary Mcclure / Mclure 26 (young woman 70) Dairymaid Prot both Carlon, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Mr and Mrs McLure and child cleared 2 Aug 1844 from Melbourne and sailed 6 Aug Arab, source local newspapers
Robert Mcclure / Mclure 28 hus (family 35) Labourer Prot Both Donegal, came 8 Jun 1841 on the Frankfield
Margaret Mcclure / Mclure 22 wife of Robert (family 35) Servant Prot Both Donegal, came 8 Jun 1841 on the Frankfield
James McCluskey List No 6, 30 June 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Patrick Mcclusey / Mclusey 19 (single man 54) Labourer RC both Antrim, came 17 July 1841 on the England
William Mccluskey wed Elizabeth Miller in 1843 at Church of England St James, Melbourne baptised Thomas 1843, John 1845, Patrick 1847;
William McLusky List No 1, 31 Jan 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
William McCluskey, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
William McClusky, County of Bourke monthly license for 1-31 August 1844 to strip Bark and cut timber. Source - Port Phillip Herald 22 Oct 1844
Original Notice, dated 27th April , 1844 . Re-licensed , May 27, 1846.
William McCluskey / Mcluskey carter Moonee Ponds, Source - 1847 Directory
Andrew McLymont Portland Bay License to depasture for month of Feb 1844
Andrew McClymont List No 11, 30 Nov 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Andrew M'Clymont Page 153 letters at Post Office, 31st May 1847
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