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Dugald McPherson arrived 13 Aug 1840 as Cabin passenger on the Culdee
Dugald McPherson, Geelong Post Office has an unclaimed letter. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 May 1845
Dugal McPherson Correspondence sold Portland Bay Strathdownie to Kirby, Edmond
Duncan Mcpherson 33 father (family 13) Shepherd, came 17 April 1840 on the Glen Huntley
Isabella Mcpherson 8 dau of Duncan (family 13), came 17 April 1840 on the Glen Huntley
D McPherson, arrived in Port Phillip from Hobart on the cutter 'Shamrock' 10 Jan 1840 - source Port Phillip Herald 14 Jan 1840
D McPherson arrived 13 Aug 1840 on the Culdee
D McPherson, imported from Hobart to Port Phillip on the brig 'Julia' sailed 1 Sep 1846 list of timber goods - source Hobart Courier 5 Sep 1846
D McPherson Correspondence Portland Bay Bungletap
Captain Edward McPherson Master (Staff 1), came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Metcalfe
Isabella Mcpherson wed James Smith in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Isabella M'Pherson Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
James Mcpherson Janet baptised Margaret 1840, William 1843
John Mcphirson / Mcpherson - (Intermediate 11), came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Abrams
John Mcpherson and Margaret Mattheson baptised Robert 1841, James Philip 1842, Christina Elizabeth 1845;
Directory 1847 landholder, Moonee Ponds Page 153 letters at Post Office, 31st May 1847
John Mcpherson, and Helen baptised male James Philip at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong born at Melbourne 1842 #833
John McPherson, The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 23 June 1843 voted in election 20 June 1843, during second hour, 10-11am
John McPherson, House Collingwood The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Gipps Ward
John McPherson, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 1844
John McPherson, voted 1-2pm Melbourne to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
John McPherson, Campbellfield one of 105 who signed letter supporting ministry by Rev Peter Gunn. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 10 Aug 1844
John McPherson, Geelong Post Office has an unclaimed letter. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 May 1845
John McPherson, Licensed to depasture stock at Portland Bay District Sept 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Nov 1845
John McPherson ca 1842 occupied Spring Bank (south west of Casterton, 25,000 acres)
John McPherson Correspondence sold Portland Bay Spring Bank to Hawkins, W S P
John M'Phersen Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
John M'Pherson 90 acres Bourke lot 1., Deeds, 29th April 1847
John M'Pherson Purchased land , 24th February, 1847
John McPherson Owned Property Parish of Doutta Galla - Freehold Property
John McPherson landholder Moonee Ponds, Source - 1847 Directory
J Mcpherson has Convicts assigned to him - Thomas Wheeler came 1837 on the Norfolk is Peter Vivian came 1836 on the Bengal Merchant is Patrick Lacey came 1835 on the Backwell is Henry Sellars came 1832 on the May
Martin Macpherson / Mcpherson farmer Mercer's Vale Sydney Road, Source - 1847 Directory
Mary McPherson 16 dau of Donald, came to NSW on the British King and Apr 1839 on the John Barry
Mary Mcpherson wed Robert Daniels in 1840 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Marion Mcpherson, wed John Mckay 1842 #647 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Mrs McPherson, and 3 chn Steerage arrived 9 Dec 1842 from Gravesend on the Posthumous
Mr McPherson arrived in Sydney 29 Aug 1840 from Port Phillip on the Duchess of Kent
Mr McPherson arrived 25-Dec 1840 from Hobart on the Bandicoot
Mr McPherson, 25 Apr 1843 cleared for Sydney Enmore
McPherson, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 27 Jun 1843 voted in election 20 June 1843, resident of Geelong
Sally McPherson 19 dau of Donald, came to NSW on the British King and Apr 1839 on the John Barry
Thomas McPherson saddler and harness maker Elizabeth-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Thomas McPherson, voted in Geelong to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
William McPherson 35 Farm labourer came with wife and 4 dau,(names not known) Jan 1839 on the Hope was employed Jan 1839 by Christopher Bury of Melb
From The Melbourne Courier Married on the 19 May by the Rev John Lillie of Hobart Town, Mr William McPherson of Dunrobin, Portland Bay, to Marie Bennett second daughter of Mr John Scott Clark, Honiton, Devon.
W McPherson, third jury for Supreme Court Mon 19 Aug 1844. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 24 Aug 1844
William McPherson, Licensed to depasture stock at Portland Bay District Sept 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Nov 1845
William Mcpherson and Marie Bennet baptised Alfred William Angus 1846
William McPherson farmer Darabin Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
William McPherson settler Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
McPherson see Taylor & McPherson in a partnership settlers River Wimeira, Source - 1847 Directory
James Mcphinn - Mcphinn aged 20 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
James Mcpike 38 hus (family 23) Labourer RC neither Fermanagh, came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Ann Mcpike 37 wife of James (family 23) Housemaid, came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Patrick Mcpike 12 and Ann Mcpike 8 dau of James (family 23), came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Neal Mcquade, hus of Bddy 31, Labourer, RC neither Co Fermanagh, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Biddy Mcquade, wife of Neal 31, Housekeeper, RC neither Co Fermanagh, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Sarah Mcquade, 3, RC Co Fermanagh, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Neil Mcquade, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 20 May 1844
Neal Mcquade - Mcquade Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Alexander Mcquater Mechanics' Institution Committee of Management;
Alex. Macquater / Mcquater accountant Victoria Parade Collingwood, Source - 1847 Directory
David McQueen clerk Market-square Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Mary Mcquellan, 24 drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
Elizabeth Mcquey, died 25 female Melbourne 1842 #270 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Wm Mcquere, 17 drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
John Mcquin 18 (single man 23) Shepherd Prot both Glasgow, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Wm Mcquinan, 27 drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
Alice Mcquoid 25 (single woman 18) RC both Monaghan came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
Mr and Mrs Macquoid in Sydney Gazette for Tues 4 Aug 1840, page 2, lists the passengers from Port Phillip on the Andromache,
Patrick Mcquoy - Mcquoy and Bridget Maroney baptised Daniel 1845
Hugh McCracken/Mcracken, Burgess for La Trobe Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
Hugh McCracken/Mcracken, fine of 40s for being absent when called for Jury Duty remitted being absent from the colony. Source - Melbourne Courier 22 Oct 1845
Hugh McCracken/Mcracken, did not answer when called upon for duty as Special Constable, by His Worship the Mayor 21 Oct 1845 72 enrolled, all publicans exempted. Source - Port Phillip Herald 23 Oct 1845
James McCracken, Shop and house Cnr Russell and Little Bourke St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Gipps Ward
James Mccrakan//Mcrakan Crew arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Jane Mccracken wed George Bryce in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Margaret Mccracken wed Charles Samuel Morrow in 1843 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mary Mccracken/Mcracken, 24, House or farm servant, Prot reads Belfast, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Mary Mccracken wed Alexander Mckenzie in 1844 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Mary Mccracken - Mcracken wed Charles Bedford in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mr McCracken / Mcracken arrived 1 Dec 1841 at Hobart from Port Phillip on 26 Nov, on the Flying Squirrel
Peter McCracken/Mcracken, freehold, Merri Merri Creek The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names voted in election 20 June 1843, during third hour, 11-noon
Peter McCraken/Mcraken, voted 12-1pm Melbourne to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
Peter McCracken/Mcracken, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Merri Merri Creek Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Peter McCracken - Mcracken; Directory 1847 farmer, Flora Ville, Darabin Creek
Peter McCracken - Mcracken Owned Property Near River Plenty - House & Land
Peter McCracken / Mcracken farmer Flora Ville Darabin Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
Robert McCracken / Mcracken butcher William street, Source - 1847 Directory
William Mccradden 20, Labourer, Gone up country, came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Alexander McRae, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 10 Jan 1843 in jury to hear criminal case for the day
Alexander McCrae/Mcrae, freehold, Richmond The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names
Alexander McCrae/Mcrae, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 28 Nov 1843 in Jury to hear criminal cases of the day
Alexander McRae, in jury enpannelled 4 May 42, p3 - 7 May 1842 Melbourne Times
Alexander Mccrae - Mcrae and Susannah baptised Catherine Susannah 1843, Mary Harvie 1844;
Alexander McCrea/Mcrea, in Supreme Court jury 9 Ap 1842, p3 - 9 April 1842 Melbourne Times
Alexander McCrae/Mcrae, voted 1-2pm Melbourne to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
Alexander McCrae/Mcrae, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Richmond Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Owned Property Freehold Property, Richmond
A McRae - McRae Sub-Treasurer., Page 67 31 Jan 1847
Alexander McCrae first clerk in Treasury Richmond, Source - 1847 Directory

Andrew McCrae sailed on 17 Nov 1839 from Tilbury on the Royal Saxon, for Sydney. His sister married 1842 to George Ward Cole who arrived at Hobson's Bay in Port Phillip in his own schooner the Waterlilly, a vessel of about 155 tons, having left London on 10 Mar 1840. He was born 1793 at Limley Castle Durham.
In 1839 the letter starts "Dear papa" and is signed Mary. At this stage I think this must have been his step-daughter, as it is known (from the Internet) that Cole married a widow Eliza Cantey, the daughter of Colonel Charles Brietyche, and it is listed that they only had a son, so I think that Mary must have been the daughter of Eliza's former marriage??
The Feb. 6th 1841 Melbourne New S Wales cancel is a Purves Type B 24 x 30mm, in use from 20th April 1839 to Sept./Oct. 1841.
It was most likely carried on the ship "YORK" a ship of 1016 tons. The ship left London on the 9th Nov.1840 arriving in Melbourne 5th Feb. 1841 a trip of 88 days.
The ship was carrying general merchandise, 20 passengers, 20 intermediate passengers and 34 steerage passengers, the ship was the largest vessel to enter Port Phillip up to the end of 1841.
Andrew McCrae/Mcrae, subscribed 5/5/- to the Testomonial to be presented to Captain Lonsdale, raising a total of 325 pounds 17s from 76 men. Source - Port Phillip Herald 31 Jan 1840
AM McCrae arrived 21-Mar 1840 from Sydney 6 Mar on the Caroline
Andrew McCrae and WS Murison of Montgomery Partnership and McCrae, Little Collins-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Andrew McRae wed 25 Sep 1830 to his cousin, Georgiana Huntley born 15 Mar 1804, and had 4 children, in 1838 went to Port Phillip, followed by his wife and children.
Mrs Georgiana Mccrae / Mcrae - wife came to join her husband (Cabin 11), came 1 Mar 1841 on the Argyle
Alexander Mccrae, Farquhar Mccrae, George Mccrae (born 29 May 1833) and William Mccrae - sons of Mrs (Cabin 13), came 1 Mar 1841 on the Argyle
On 26th April George Ward Cole died and his wife and daughter lived at St. Ninians, the following covers are addressed to them.
This is the last cover:
Mrs Thomas Anne Ward Cole died in 1898, so this item is for Margaret Cole their daughter.
Andrew Mcrae - Mcrae a solicitor Page 32 letters at Post Office, 3 Feb 1847 Andrew McRae's wife Georgiana and children were able to join him on the Argyle. The Arygle arrived in Port Phillip Bay on 27 February 1841, and anchored in Hobson's Bay on 1 March.
Georgiana McCrae nee Gordon, was a notable artist. They moved into Argyle Cottage in Little Lonsdale Street West, Melbourne. She made good friends with Sophie La Trobe, and Governor Charles La Trobe tickled her interest in the flowers, native birds and animals. Georgiana was an artist specialising in miniature portrait painting, although both in Scotland and in her watercolours of Australian landscapes she showed her draughtsmanship.

Andrew M McRae, Port Phillip Herald 10 Jun 1842 Page 2 Trustee of Land Mechanics Institution Annual Report
Andrew Muirson Mccrae/Mcrae, and Georgiana baptised Georgiana Lucia Gordon at Church Of England St James, Melbourne born at Melb 1842 #12738
Andrew Morrison Mccrae - Mcrae, and Georgiana baptised Margaret Martha 1844, Octavia Frances Gordon 1847 Notaries Public
Andrew Murison McCrae/Mcrae, dwelling house, Yarra Yarra The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names
Andrew Muirison McCrae/Mcrae, House Meek St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
Andrew Muirson McCrae/Mcrae, one of 469 voters who qualified by Dwelling house in Yarra Yarra Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
A.M. McCrae / Mcrae settler Arthur's Seat Western Port, Source - 1847 Directory
A M M'Crae - Mcrae Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Angus M'Rae - McRae Page 153 letters at Post Office, 31st May 1847
Anne Mccrae/Mcrae, wed Archibald Mcdonell 1842 #282 Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
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