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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
Barber McCrae - Mcrae; Directory 1847 solicitors, Chancery lane
Captain M'Crae, lady M'Crae and 3 chn M'Crae - M'Crae ( Steerage) arrived 3 Jun 1841 from London, on the Duchess Of Northumberland
Captain McRae, 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
Capt McCrae/Mcrae, The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 23 June 1843 voted in election 20 June 1843, during fifth hour, 1-2pm
A McRae, late Capt of 80th regiment Tue 27 Jun 1843 Melbourne resident signed supporting William Lonsdale
Catherine McCrae witness to wedding 7 June 1839 of James Gilmore by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
Catherine Mccrea/Mcrea, 27, House or farm servant, Prot reads Invernesshire, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Catherine Mccrea - Mcrae wed Roberts Mckenzie in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Colin Mccrae/Mcrae, and Catherine baptised Anabella 1841, Catherine at Church Of England St James, Melbourne born at Melb 1842 #12874
Colin Mccrae - Mcrae and Catherine baptised Catherine 1842-5 died, Daniel Stodhart 1845, Alexander 1847;
Directory 1847 milkman, Batman's Swamp
Mrs D McCrae/Mcrae, 2 boxes of books cargo came 2 Dec 1843 from Leith on the Mid Lothian The Port Phillip Herald Tue 5 Dec 1843
David R Mcrae - Mcrae Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Duncan McCrae - Mcrae wed Janet Mcrae in 1841 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong baptised Elizabeth 1843, Alexander 1845, Farquhar 1845;
Duncan McRae, Portland Bay District depasturing license for 1-30 Sept 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 15 Nov 1844
Duncan McRae, Licensed to depasture stock at Portland Bay District Sept 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Nov 1845
Directory 1847 Correspondence settler, Glenorchy, Portland Portland Bay Glenanlin 14 311 Transferred from Mc Donald Brothers
Dunkin McRea& - Mcrae; Directory 1847 settlers, Portland district
Dr Farquhar McRae, in Jan 1839 employed Mary Anne Crow aged 25, Nurse, who came on the Westminster
Dr McRae Presbyterian resident Subscriber to build school 1 Mar 1839
Dr Farquhar McCrae and Mrs McCrae (his mother), and Agnes his wife, Jane, Margaret his sister and Thomasine Mcrae, Cabin passengers arrived 15 June 1839 from Leith 29 Feb 1839 via The Downs 15 Mar, on the Midlothian ,
Mr McRae, in Oct 1839 employed Allan/John Mckenzie aged 47, Sawyer, who came on the David Clarke
Doc Farquhar McCrae, in Oct 1839 employed Eliza Shields aged 23, Dairymaid, who came on the David Clarke
Friday, January 3, 1840 The Port Phillip Herald reports on Page 3, Dr McCRae qualifications and previous appointments detailed,
Dr M'Crae 16 Sep 1840 cleared for Sydney, Passengers on the William Woolley
Farqulane McCrae/Mcrae, freehold, Moonee Moonee Ponds 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 Tue 27 Jun 1843 Melbourne resident signed supporting William Lonsdale
Doc McCrae's sister Margaret Forbes in Dec 1840 wed Doctor David John Thomas,
Mrs McCrae, in Jan 1840 employed Mary Obrien aged 27, Cook, who came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Dr Farquhar McCrae, with his wife and two children, his mother and two sisters, had arrived from Scotland in June 1839.
Farquhar Mcrae and Agnes baptised Margaret Morrison 1840, William Gordon 1841,
Farquhar Mccrae, and Agnes baptised John Morrison at Church Of England St James, Melbourne born at Melb 1842 #12770
John Morrison Mccrae, died F 1d male Melbourne 1842 #3700 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
From Heritage Review 2007, page 30, The land which now comprises the Richmond Hill Area was purchased from the Crown in 1839 and consisted of six portions each of 25 acres in the parish of Jika Jika. The purchasers were Dr. Farquhar McCrae (surgeon), Rev. Joseph Docker (squatter who had 50 acres and created a model village (Village of Clifton) set out as 365 lots on a grid plan designed by Charles Laing. ), W H Yaldwyn (squatter, banker who sold it to William Meek in 1840), Henry Gordon Brock (who sold it to overlander John Gardiner), and John McNall (Melbourne’s first butcher). From 1840 onwards, Dr. McCrae sold parts of his allotment to prominent Melbourne figures, including Alexander McCrae , Alfred Woolley, Charles Williams, George Arden, and Thomas Strode (proprietors of the Port Phillip Gazette)
Dr McCrae sold his lease on Eummemerring run, near Dandenong, in 1843 to brothers William and JFL Foster (later Colonial Secretary)
Farquhar 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
Dr McRae, with 147 men, was presented to Sir George Gipps at a Levee, Mon 25 Oct 1841 in his honour. Source - Port Phillip Herald, 26 Oct 1841
Farquahar McRae, Port Phillip Herald 10 Jun 1842 Page 2 Vice President Mechanics Institution Annual Report
Farquhar McCrae/Mcrae, foreman The Port Phillip Herald Tue 28 Nov 1843 in Jury to hear criminal cases of the day
Farquhar McCrae/Mcrae, sworn in as a magistrate for territory. Source - Port Phillip Herald 15 March 1844
Farquhar McCrae/Mcrae, JP seconded Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell for election to Legislative Council. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 20 April 1844
Farquhar McCrae/Mcrae, voted 1-2pm Melbourne to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
farquhar McRae, Western Port District depasturing license for 1-30 Sept 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 15 Nov 1844
Farquhar McCrae/Mcrae, Licensed to depasture stock at County of Bourke Sept 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Nov 1845
Hector McRae, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
James Mccrae/Mcrae, 28 was carter, trained as Shoemaker married crime - Horse stealing 7 years convicted 27 April 1843, at Glasgow, received 10 June 1843, at Glasgow, became an Exile and received a Royal Pardon 10 Oct 1844, arrived at Geelong 18 March 1845 on the Sir George Seymour, and was employed by Mr H Murray Portland Bay district (List a103 and b57)
Jane McCrae Cabin passenger arrived 15 June 1839 from Leith 29 Feb 1839 via The Downs 15 Mar, on the Midlothian
Janet Mcrae - Mcrae wed Duncan Mcrae in 1841 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
John Mccrae - Mccrae 24 (26 single man) Labourer Prot both Tyrone, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
John McCrae/Mcrae, House Queen St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
John McCrae/Mcrae, a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for George Annand but John Joseph Fawkner won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
John McRay, arrived at Port Phillip from Hobart on the brig 'Lillias' 20 Aug 1845. Source - Port Phillip Herald 21 Aug 1845
John McCrae/Mcrae, Licensed to depasture stock at County of Bourke August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
John Mcrae - Mcrae aged 19 came Sep 1847 with 306 on the Joseph Somes
John Mcrea, Crew arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
M. McCrae - Mcrae; Directory 1847 settler, Arthur's Seat, Western Port
Margaret McCrae, sister of Farquar, Cabin passenger arrived 15 June 1839 from Leith 29 Feb 1839 via The Downs 15 Mar, on the Midlothian
Margaret Forbes Mccrae wed David John Thomas in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Martha Mccrea - Mcrae wed Thomas Kerr in 1846 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Martha McCrae & Mary Anne the Misses; Directory 1847 straw-bonnet makers :Swanston street
Mary Mcrae wed James Neate in 1842 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mary Anne Mccrae wed Gideon Rutherford in 1847 at Presbyterian Geelong
McLachlin McCrae ; Directory 1847 Stewart's Point:
Crew McCraham - McCraham Sailor (5 on list) Cully's pannikin, came 23 Feb 1841 on the Georgiana
Michael Mccarthy - M'Crae 19 son of Michael (3 on list) Cabin, came 3 June 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberlan
Michael Mccarthy - M'Crae 39 hus (1 on list) Cabin Captain, came 3 June 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberlan
Mary Mccarthy - M'Crae 38 wife of Michael (2 on list) Cabin, came 3 June 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberlan
Patrick Mccarthy - M'Crae 12 and John Mccarthy - M'Crae 10 son of Michael (5 on list) Cabin, came 3 June 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberlan
Mitchell McCrae - Mcrae; Directory 1847 settlers, County Bourke
Robert Mccrae 21, 56 single man, Labourer, Tipperary, RC, came Jul 1840 on the Theresa
Mr McRae departing 9 July 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip, on the Paul Pry - source Launceston Courier 12 July 1841
Thomas McCrae - Mcrae; Directory 1847 agriculturist, Scotchman's Creek, Yarra
Thomasine McCrae Cabin passenger arrived 15 June 1839 from Leith 29 Feb 1839 via The Downs 15 Mar, on the Midlothian
Thomas Anne Mccrae/Mcrae, wed George Ward Cole 1842 #645 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
William Master Mccrae - Mcrae came Mar 1841 with 500 on the Argyle with Mrs, George, Farquhar, Alexander
James Crew Mccrakan - Mcrakan came Feb 1844 with 391 Crew on the Wallace
Alexander Mccrea - Mcrea and Susannah baptised William Gordon 1846
James Mcready 20 single man Labourer Prot reads Devon to Mr Hepburn, Lancolow Hill employed by Mr Hepburn, Lancolow Hill arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
John Macreadie/Mcreadie, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 29 Aug 1844
From Website, a possible identification - John Macredie was born 1818, one of six cousins and near neighbours of the Cuninghames in Ayrshire. Son of Robert Macredie of Pierstoun House, Ayrshire, a former Captain in the East India Company, and his wife Elizabeth Cuninghame, he arrived in Melbourne with his brother, Robert, in 1840. He must have recovered from his illness for, following a sojourn in Scotland, he owned a plantation in the West Indies with his brother, Thomas, then, after a period in Madras returned to Melbourne in 1853 where he worked with his brother, William, a partner in the firm of Hastings, Cunningham and Macredie. From 1873–1883 John and Thomas lived at Piangil station on the Murray. He was still alive in 1891 when he attended William's funeral. This information supplied by Marjorie Tipping from family papers in Australia and Scotland.
Margaret Mcready 20 single woman General servant Prot reads Shropshire Forwarded to Geelong Forwarded to Geelong arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Mr McReady, departed from Launceston for Port Phillip on the brig 'Henry' 15 Mar 1841 - source Launceston Courier 22 March 1841
Mr Macready/Mcready and dau departed from Port Phillip for London on the Persian 12 Mar 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 20 March 1845
Patrick McRedden - McRedden; Directory 1847
Richard Mccradden - Mcredden wed Elizabeth Arthur in 1842 at Church of England St James, Melbourne baptised Elizabeth 1844;
Directory 1847 sawyer & c , Pentridge
William McCredden - Mcredden; Directory 1847 bush carpenter
George McCready Cabin passenger arrived 13 Aug 1840 from Greenock on the Culdee
John McCready Cabin passenger arrived 13 Aug 1840 from Greenock on the Culdee
G. & J. Mcredie - Mcredie To depasture stock. Portland Bay, Jan 1847
Mr McReady departed 15 Mar 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Henry
Mary Mccreevy/Mcreevy, 26, single woman, List no. 56, Housemaid, Prot reads, Clare, arrived 28 Mar 1841 fron London on the Neptune
James Mcreile - Mcreile 19 (12 single man) Labourer RC neither Donegal, came 13 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Ann Mccren - Mccren 22 (20 single woman) House Keeper Prot both Tyrone, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Ann Mccren - Mcren as McRae wed Archibald Mcdonell in 1842 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Martha Mccren - Mccren 19 (19 single woman) House Keeper RC reads Tyrone, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Anne Mccrew/Mcrew, 25 single woman House servant Prot, both Limerick arrived 9 Feb 1842 from Leith as Bounty Immigrants on the William Nicholl
Henry Mccricklan - Mccrickland 28 hus (36 family) Carpenter RC neither Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Susan Mccricklan - Mccrickland 22 wife of Henry (36 family) Servant RC neither Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Margaret Mccricklan - Mccrickland 0 dau of Henry (36 family) RC Belfast, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
Henry Mccricklan - Mcricklan and Susan Maquire baptised William James 1843, Henry 1846
W Mccridden - Mcridden aged 20 came Dec 1839 with 418 on the Westminster
Thomas Macrinyton/Mcrinyton, Crew arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
John Mccristol - Mccristol 21 hus (27 family) Labourer RC neither Tyrone, came 21 Jan 1841 on the Sir Charles Forbes
Mary Mccristol - Mccristol 20 wife of John (27 family) Servant RC both Tyrone, came 21 Jan 1841 on the Sir Charles Forbes
John Mccristall/Mcristall, and Mary J Hamilton baptised female Eliza at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #36369
John Mccristol - Mcristol and Mary J Hamilton 20 baptised Edward 1844, Margaret 1846
James Mccrorey - Mcroary came 1841 with 175 on the Allan Kerr with Sarah May and Family baptised Mary 1843, Anne Jane 1846
James McRoey - McRoey; Directory 1847 off Lonsdale street
Thomas McCrombie/Mcrombie, one of 105 who signed letter supporting ministry by Rev Peter Gunn. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 10 Aug 1844
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