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Elizabeth Mcnasker wed John Silver in 1846 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Alex Mcnaughton 19 son of John (single man 35) Labourer RC neither Argyle, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Mr McNaughton Departed from Sydney on 18 June 1837 for Launceston via Port Phillip on the James Watt
Alexander McNaughton settler Ballamaring Western Port, Source - 1847 Directory
Alexander McNaughton settler Dandenong, Source - 1847 Directory
Ann Mcnaughton 21 dau of John (single woman 33) Housemaid Prot both, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Anne Mcnaughton wed Robert Gemmil in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Andrew McNaughton light house keeper Williamís Town, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Andrew McNaughton, No 8, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 10 Sep 1845
Elizabeth Mcnaughten, 21 single female House Servant Prot, reads Paisley, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
James McNaughton Departed from Sydney 18 Jan 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Success
Jane Mcnaughton 17 dau of John (single woman 34) Housemaid Prot both, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Jane Mcnaughton wed Robert Fitchet in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
John McNaughton 24 Gardener came with wife and dau, Jan 1839 on the Hope was employed Jan 1839 by Thomas Watt of Melb
Agnes McNaughton 22, wife of John McNaughton, with Jane 1 came Jan 1839 on the Hope
John Mcnaughton 48 hus (Disallowed 7) Not eligible, too old, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Isabella Mcnaughton 48 wife of John (Disallowed 8), came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
John Mcnaughton 10, James Mcnaughton 7 and Eliza Mcnaughton 5 dau of John (Disallowed 11), came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
John McNaughton in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
John McNaughton, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
Susan Mcnaughton 15 dau of John (35 single woman) Housemaid Prot both, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
James Mcnay 31 with wife Jane 31 and 3 chn, Tailor, employed own account, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Jane Mcnay 31 wife of James with John 5, Jane 3, Robert born at Sea, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
James McNay tailor, wife Jean son Gilchrist born 1 Aug 1839 baptised 22 Dec 1839 by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
James Mcnay, and Jean baptised female Margaret at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong born at Melbourne 1842 #760
James McNay, County of Bourke depasturing license for 1-31 August 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 22 Oct 1844
James Mcnay and Jean baptised Lillias 1845;
James McNay, Licensed to depasture stock at County of Bourke Sept 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Nov 1845
Dandenong Letters unclaimed at Post-Office, Melbourne, 30th April, 1847
Jane Mcnay died 1847 Female aged 43 at Lemamy Ck
James McNay grazier Allen's Creek Dandenong, Source - 1847 Directory
William Mcnee 30 hus (family 29) Smith, Prot, both, Alled, Glasgow, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Janet Mcnee 27 wife of William (family 29) Nursemaid, Prot, both, Alled, Glasgow, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Duncan Mcnee 8, James Mcnee 4 and Janet Mcnee 2 dau of William (family 29) Glasgow, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
William Mcnee and Janet baptised William 1844
McNee - joiner and blacksmith off Bourke lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Thomas Mcneice 22 hus (family 26) Labourer Prot both Belfast came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
Jane Mcneice 21 wife of Thomas (family 26) came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
William Mcneice 0 son of Thomas (family 26) came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
Thomas McNiece crier of Supreme Court Collingwood, Source - 1847 Directory
Archibald McNeal - Port Fairy, Margig Hotel 50 miles not had License before, Name of Surety Alexander Campble Port Fairy, and John Ritchie Port Fairy, 7 months from 1 Dec 1842. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 53, 14 Nov 1842
Archibald McNeil - Port Fairy, Merry Inn 50 miles, Name of Surety David Rose Portland, and William Sinclair Sutherland Portland, 1 year from 1 July 1843. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 55, 23 Apr 1843
Archibald McNeil - Belfast, transferee David Rose Merrijig Hotel Name of Surety William Bourne, Bentruck St, Portland. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 55, 12 Apr 1844
Archibald McNeil - Belfast, transferee David Rose Merrijig Hotel Name of Surety William Sinclair, Sutherland Gawler St, portland. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 55, 12 Apr 1844
Archibald McNeil Belfast dwelling house List 10 Sep 1844 of Elector in Port Phillip 1 June 1844 to 31 May 1845
Archibald McNeil - householder, call to elect new Belfast Road trustees. Source:- Gov Gazette, Page 1841, 7 Aug 1845
Arthur Mcneil aged 16 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
Edmund McNeill List No 8, 31 Aug 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Edmund McNeil settler Scarbro' Pyrenees, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr Godfrey McNeill arrived 9 Apr 1840 from Greenock on the India and on 4 May 1840 the India cleared for Sydney.
John M'Neill / McNeill (Cabin) Cabin Died 1 Dec 1841 on board on the Marquis Of Bute
Captain McNeil, master arrived 13 Dec 1842 from Plymouth and cleared for Sydney 31 Dec 1842 on the Glenswilly
Mrs McNeil, wife of Master arrived 13 Dec 1842 from Plymouth and cleared for Sydney 31 Dec 1842 on the Glenswilly
Honor Mcneil 20 (single woman 36) House maid, RC neither, Co Galway, came 1 May 1840 on the China
Nora Mcneil wed James Stanhope in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Mr McNeil Passengers Cabin - arrived 8 June 1840 from Liverpool on the Majestic
Mr McNeil arrived 19 May 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Will Watch V
Mr McNeil arrived 14 August 1841 at Port Phillip from Hobart on Truganini
Mr McNeil Arrived at Port Phillip 15 March 1843 from Hobart on 7 March Glenbervie
Mr McNeil Cleared out from Port Phillip 17 July 1843 for Portland Sally Ann
shared McNeil and Hull Depasturing Licence for Western Port, from 1 to 30 Sept 1843
Mr McNeil arrived 13 May 1844 from Portland on the Sally Ann, source local newspapers
Mr McNeal cleared 15 June 1844 and sailed 18 June from Melbourne for London and Leith Isabella, source local newspapers
Mr McNeil from Port Fairy Rescued are left Hobson's Bay on 18 June and encountered boisterous conditions. Isabella, source local newspapers
Mr McNeil wrecked Jul 1844 at Flinders Island. Shipwreck, source local newspapers
McNeil & Hall in a partnership settlers Glenamona Western Port, Source - 1847 Directory
Robert McNeil farmer Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
William McNeild, charged with murdering Peter Winstanley trial reported - source Port Phillip Herald 20 Feb 1845
Michael Mcnerny / Mcnirny 25 (Single man 50) Labourer RC neither Clare, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Mary Mcnevin, female wed Thomas Barns 1842 #35427 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Donald Mcnicoll 35 with wife and 2 chn, Shepherd, from Inverary, Prot, both, came Nov 1839 on the Palmyra
Ann Lawson Mcnicoll 33 wife of Donald, with Susan 5, Mary 2, came Nov 1839 on the Palmyra
Donald Mcnicoll and Ann Lawson baptised William 1843, Donald 1847
McNichol 1847 occupied Barongarong (north west of Casterton, 10,000 acres)
Donald Mcnicholl, 37 hus Labourer Prot, both Argyleshire, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
Janett Mcnicholl, 34 wife Housekeeper Prot, both Argyleshire, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
Margaret Mcnicholl, 11, Archey Mcnicholl, 8, Janett Mcnicholl, 7, Agnes Mcnicholl, 4, Isabella Mcnicholl, 2 and Betsy Mcnicholl, 1 Argyleshire, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
Donald Mcnicholl and Janett baptised Alice 1843, John 1845;
Donald McNicol List No 10, 31 Oct 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Donald McNicol farmer Scotchman's Creek County Bourke, Source - 1847 Directory
Duncan McNicoll shepherd wife Jean dau Christina born 22 Dec 1839 baptised 23 Jan 1840 by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
Duncan Mcnicol and Jean baptised Christnia 1840, Mary Ann 1843, William Francis 1845
Duncan McNicol 8 Aug 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
Helen Mcnichol 15 (single woman 36) Housemaid Prot both, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Helen Mcnichol wed George Joyce in 1846 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
John MacNicol / McNicol in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 March 1843
John McNicol List No 5, 31 May 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Lily McNicoll with consent of Official Guardian wed 24 Dec 1839 to William Mortimer at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
McNicol & McKinnon in a partnership settlers Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
William Mcnie and Janet baptised Robert 1841
Elizabeth Mcniney wed William John Ashton in 1846 at Church of England Christ Church, Geelong
Michael Mcnirny, 25, single man, List no. 50, Labourer, RC neither, Clare, arrived 28 Mar 1841 fron London on the Neptune
Thomas Mcnise, and Jane baptised Robert at Church Of England St James, Melbourne born at Melb 1842 #12777
Thomas Mcnise - Mcniece and Jane baptised Anna 1844, William Thomas 1845, John Henry 1847;
Directory 1847 crier of Supreme Court, Collingwood
John McNolly cleared 23 Feb 1844 and sailed 24 Feb from Melbourne, on the Shamrock, source local newspapers
Andrew McNoughton in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 May 1843
Edward McNully, Convict came on 'Parmelia 2' Certificate of Freedom now at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 19 March 1844
Anthony McNutty in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Anthony McNulty in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 March 1843
Mr McNelly Departed from Sydney on 6 Oct 1839 for Port Phillip on the Mary Ann
Captain McCole departed 18 Jan 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip, on the Charlotte
Captain McCole Arrived 22 Feb 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip, on the Charlotte
Ann Mccoll wed Edward Knight in 1847 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Catherine Mccoll came 1841 with 175 on the Allan Kerr wed Hugh Campbell in 1842 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Jane Mccoll 28 (single woman 21) Dairymaid, came 17 April 1840 on the Glen Huntley
John McColl, in Oct 1839 employed John Mcdonald aged 25, Tailor, who came on the David Clarke
John Mccoll and Anne baptised Neil 1840, Margaret 1841, Flora 1844 John died 1846 Male aged 41 at Melbourne
John McColl Tailor and Draper Little Lonsdale-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
John Mccoll 18 (single man 28) Mason Prot both Glasgow, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
John McColl house Elizabeth St Gipps Ward 183 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
John McColl, Elizabeth St 'Thistle and Shamrock' granted Annual License. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 4 May 1844
John McColl, license renewed for 'Rose, Thistle and Shamrock' Elizabeth St. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
John McColl, one of 105 who signed letter supporting ministry by Rev Peter Gunn. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 10 Aug 1844
John McColl 'Rose, Thistle and Shamrock' Elizabeth St suffering ale to be drunk at the counter after 3 oclock on Sunday 16 June Breaches of the Publican's Act - 22 Aug 1844, source local newspapers
John McColl, Burgess for Gipps Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
John McColl, Elizabeth St Rose, Thistle and Shamrock' granted annual Publican's license - source Port Phillip Herald 17 Apr 1845
John McColl, jury to hear a criminal case. Source - Melbourne Courier 28 July 1845
Mr M'Coll (Intermediate 1) Intermediate, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
Miss M'Coll (Intermediate 2) Intermediate, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
McColl and for Sydney cleared 15 Mar 1844 and sailed 16 Mar from Melbourne, arrived at Launceston 19 March, on the Shamrock, source local newspapers
Sarah McColl publican Elizabeth street, Source - 1847 Directory
John Macoloff, letter at Geelong Post Office 26 Feb 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 26 Feb 1844
John Macoloff, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 20 May 1844
A McComb, in second jury for Supreme Court Mon 19 Aug 1844. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 24 Aug 1844
Anne Mccombie died 1845 Female at Melbourne
Thomas McCombie 1819-1869 an early Melbourne Writer, was baptised in Tillyfour in Aberdeenshire in Scotland in 1819, In 1844 he settled that question and became the editor of the young newspaper The Port Phillip Gazette and in addition also became a part owner. This newspaper had been started in 1838 and was the second newspaper in Melbourne.
Thomas Mccombie - Mcombie was baptised in Tillyfour in Aberdeenshire in Scotland in 1819 and so he was only 22 years old when he arrived in Australia. He actually arrived in the new settlement of Port Phillip in early 1841 and like many young men on arrival he went out into the country to try his hand as a grazier.
Thomas McCombie took over The Port Phillip Gazette as editor and part owner in early 1844 from William Kerr who became better known for his later work on The Argus. In that same year, on 16 October 1844, McCombie married Elizabeth Willis and settled down to family life in Melbourne.
Thomas McCombie - Mcombie wed Elizabeth Willis in 1844 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong baptised William 1844 died, Anne 1845, Agnes baptised Australia 1847;
Thomas McCombie house Collingwood also has vote in another Ward Gipps Ward 183 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Thomas McCombie stores Little Flinders St also has vote in another Ward Lonsdale Ward 239 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Thomas McCombie House Collingwood Burgess in Gipps Ward source PPH 8 Sep 1843
Thomas McCombie, 105 signed in support of Rev Peter Gunn published in The Melbourne Weekly Courier on Saturday 10th August 1844
Thomas McCombie, of Gipps Ward, signed letter to Henry Moore. Source - Port Phillip Herald 27 Sept 1844
Thomas McCombie, Murray District depasturing license for 1-31 August 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 22 Oct 1844
Thomas McCombie, a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for George Annand but John Joseph Fawkner won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
Thomas McCombie newspaper proprietor Collins street, Source - 1847 Directory
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