Percival Hirning McLean

M, b. 1890, d. March 1988
  • Percival Hirning McLean was born in 1890 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James (Alf)red McLean and Ann (Barbara) Catherine Hirning.
  • Percival was the best man at the wedding of Francis Burton Deeth and Olive May Gowlett, daughter of Benjamin Gowlett and Annie Margaretha Reimers, on 10 June 1925 in Queensland; The details of their wedding were reported in The Queenslander :- "At the Methodist Church, Crow's Nest, on June 10, the marriage was solemnised of Mr. Francis (Frank.) Burton Deeth (eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. C.B.Deeth, Linville, Pechey) and Miss Olive May Gowlett (fourth daughter of Mr and Mrs. Gowlett, Djuan). Rev. H. Garrett officiated, and Mr J. White  presided at the organ". Whilst the register was being signed Mrs. McNairn rendered a vocal solo. The church had been decorated by friends, under the supervision of Mr. J. White. The bride, who was given away by her father, wore a frock of white voile, finished with pin tucks and guipure.
    Her tulle veil was finished with orange blossom. She carried a sheaf of lilies with white streamer. Miss Beryl Gowlett,  who attended her sister as bridesmaid, wore a frock of shell-pink Marocain and a pink tulle cap. Her bouquet was of pale pink carnations and white streamers.  Mr. Percy McLean carried out the duties of best man. After the ceremony the guests were entertained by the bride groom's parents at their residence, Linville. Subsequently Mr. and Mrs. Deeth left for Coolangatta and Tweed Heads. The bride wore a trailing costume of nigger brown gabardine with fur trimmings and a felt hat to harmonise" 
    Olive had been a teacher at Persevarance School. After their marriage the couple lived at their dairy farm "Wyalla" at Hampton.
  • At the age of 35 years, Percival Hirning McLean married Gladys Ellen Deeth, daughter of Charles Burton Death and Ellen Matilda Barnes, on 8 December 1925. After their marriage the couple lived on a farm next to Percy's parents farm at Whichello.
  • Percival Hirning McLean and Gladys Ellen Deeth appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Whichello. Percy was a farmer.
  • Percival Hirning McLean and Gladys Ellen Deeth appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Whichello, Crow's Nest. Percy was a farmer. His mother Anna may have lived with them.
  • Percival Hirning McLean died in March 1988.
  • He was buried on 28 March 1988 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Robert McLean

M, b. circa 1870

Angus McLeod

M, b. 25 May 1872, d. 12 June 1935
  • Angus McLeod was born on 25 May 1872 in Isle of Islay, Argylshire, Scotland.
  • He was the son of Henry McLeod and Christina McKay.
  • Angus McLeod immigrated on 5 May 1887 with Henry McLeod and Christina McKay. Henry 50 and Christina 48 travelled on the Dorunda which left London on 8 Mar 1887. With them were their children Peter 20, Henry 16, Dugald 18, and Angus 14, and Jennie aged 8. They were all from Argyle.
  • At the age of 24 years, 3 months and 7 days, Angus McLeod married Miriam Case, daughter of William Joseph Case and Mary Davies, on 1 September 1896 in Ferntree Hill Cottage, Ravensbourne, Queensland.
  • In 1901 Angus' name appeared on the Crow's Nest Post Office register. He lived at Ravensbourne.
  • Angus McLeod and Miriam Case appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Ravensbourne.
  • Angus McLeod died on 12 June 1935 in Mackay, Queensland, at age 63.

Children of Angus McLeod and Miriam Case

Angus Hector McLeod

M, b. 1902, d. 1982
  • Angus Hector McLeod was born in 1902 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Angus McLeod and Miriam Case.
  • Angus Hector McLeod died in 1982 in Queensland.

Catherine Flora McLeod

F, b. 1902

Christina Mary McLeod

F, b. 1909, d. 1910
  • Christina Mary McLeod was born in 1909 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Angus McLeod and Miriam Case.
  • Christina Mary McLeod died in 1910 in Queensland.

Christina Mary McLeod

F, b. 1892

Christine Henrietta Currie McLeod

F, b. 1879
  • Christine Henrietta Currie McLeod was also known as Hennie McLeod.
  • She was born in 1879 in Scotland.
  • She was the daughter of Margaret (Peggy) McLeod.
  • Christine Henrietta Currie McLeod immigrated on 5 May 1887 with Henry McLeod and Christina McKay. Henry 50 and Christina 48 travelled on the Dorunda which left London on 8 Mar 1887. With them were their children Peter 20, Henry 16, Dugald 18, and Angus 14, and Jennie aged 8. They were all from Argyle.
  • At the age of 19 years, Christine Henrietta Currie McLeod married Nickolas Schumann, son of Johannes Schumann and Christina Hummel, on 9 February 1898 in Queensland.
  • Christine Henrietta Currie McLeod and Nickolas Schumann appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Nicholas was a farmer.
  • Christine Henrietta Currie McLeod and Nickolas Schumann appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1921 living at Ravensbourne. Nicholas was a farmer.
  • In 1925 Nicholas left the Ravensbourne area and moved to Brisbane.
  • Christine Henrietta Currie McLeod and Nickolas Schumann appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Ravensbourne. Nicholas was a farmer. Their sons Frederick and John were labourers.
  • In April 1940 Nicholas and his wife vistied their daughter Christina at Ravensbourne after an absence of 15 years.
  • On 23 October 1946,her husband, Nickolas Schumann died in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 75.

Children of Christine Henrietta Currie McLeod and Nickolas Schumann

Donald McLeod

M, b. 8 August 1857, d. 13 July 1935
  • Donald McLeod was born on 8 August 1857 in Isle of Islay, Argylshire, Scotland.
  • He was the son of Henry McLeod and Christina McKay.
  • Donald McLeod was buried on 15 March 1935 in Mackay Cemetery.
  • Donald McLeod died on 13 July 1935 in Queensland at age 77.

Elizabeth McLeod

F, b. 1904

Ethel Menzies McLeod

F, b. 15 January 1915, d. 6 December 1996

Flora Annie McLeod

F, b. 1908

Florence Margaret McLeod

F, b. 11 November 1900

Henry McLeod

M, b. 6 October 1831, d. 7 February 1927
  • Henry McLeod was born on 6 October 1831 in Isle of Islay, Argylshire, Scotland. He was the son of Donald MacLeod (Dugald McCUaig) and Margaret McInnes.
  • At the age of 22 years, 4 months and 11 days, Henry McLeod married Christina McKay on 17 February 1854 in Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
  • Henry McLeod and Christina McKay immigrated on 5 May 1887. Henry 50 and Christina 48 travelled on the Dorunda which left London on 8 Mar 1887. With them were their children Peter 20, Henry 16, Dugald 18, and Angus 14, and Jennie aged 8. They were all from Argyle.
  • Conditional approval for Henry McLeod and Henry McLeod's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 40 acres of land at Ravensbourne. "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."
  • He. The Queenslander reported that applications for certificates at Ravensbourne for the following selections were adjourned for inspection:- John M'Laughlan, William Richards, August F. Beutel, Gustav F. Beutel, Robert Shedden, Ann Walsh, Donald A McDonald, Hugh M'Erlean, Mary Ryan, Charles McQuillan, Frederick Reuschle, Jacob Weller, Harriet E. Austin, Emma L. Austin, Charles Wallace, Henry McLeod, and William J. H. Austin.
  • In 1901 Henry was listed as a farmer of Ravensbourne in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory. Angus McLeod was also a farmer as was Mrs Peter McLeod.
  • He and Christina McKay appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Henry was a farmer.
  • Henry McLeod and Christina McKay appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1909 and 1913 living at Ravensbourne. Henry was a farmer.
  • Henry McLeod died on 7 February 1927 in Grove Farm, Wieambilla, Tara, Queensland, at age 95. His obituary appeared in the Dalby Herald -"We regret to have to Report the death of Mr. Henry McLeod, senr., at the age of 96 years. The deceased, who had been for many years a resident of Tara, went to Ravensbourne, some years ago and only recently returned to Tara. Despite his age the old gentleman had a wonderful memory and could speak on many subjects right, up to within a. few days of his death. The funeral took place to the Tara cemetery on Tuesday morning, from the residence of his son, Mr. N. D; MacLeod, storekeeper Tara. Rev.R. L.Reid, Presbyterian minister, Dalby held a short service in the house prior to the departure to the cemetery, and also conducted - the service at the graveside. When the cortege reached the cemetery gate Piper Wilson preceded the hearers to the last resting place playing the haunting strains of "The Land o' the Leal." He also played "Abide with Me” at the burial service, which added to the solemnity of the occasion.
    The late Mr MacLeod was 96 years of age; and leaves a grown up family of five sons and three daughters to mourn his loss. The sons are Mr Donald MacLeod, Western Australia, Mr Peter MacLeod, Atherton, Messrs N D and" Hy . MacLeod, -Tara, -Mr Angus MacLeod, Mackay, and the daughters are Mrs Currie, of Canada; Mrs. Lamond, Sydney, and Mrs Schumann, of Ravensbourne."
  • He was buried in Tara Cemetery.

Children of Henry McLeod and Christina McKay

Henry McLeod

M, b. 28 April 1870, d. 1957
  • Henry McLeod was born on 28 April 1870 in Scotland.
  • He was the son of Henry McLeod and Christina McKay.
  • Henry McLeod immigrated on 5 May 1887 with Henry McLeod and Christina McKay. Henry 50 and Christina 48 travelled on the Dorunda which left London on 8 Mar 1887. With them were their children Peter 20, Henry 16, Dugald 18, and Angus 14, and Jennie aged 8. They were all from Argyle.
  • Henry McLeod died in 1957 in Queensland.

Henry McLeod

M, b. 1893

John McLeod

M, b. 1905

John Leslie McLeod

M, b. 1905, d. 1982
  • John Leslie McLeod was born in 1905 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Angus McLeod and Miriam Case.
  • John Leslie McLeod died in 1982 in Queensland.

Margaret (Peggy) McLeod

F, b. 10 November 1859, d. 7 October 1947
  • Margaret (Peggy) McLeod was born on 10 November 1859 in Isle of Islay, Argyll, Scotland.
  • She was the daughter of Henry McLeod and Christina McKay.
  • At the age of 21 years, 8 months and 5 days, Margaret (Peggy) McLeod married John Lamont (25 Aug 1856 - 1 Oct 1929) on 15 July 1881.
  • She was buried on 7 October 1947 in Rookwood Cemetery. Zone A     Presbyterian 05E 620. She is buried with her husband John.
  • Margaret (Peggy) McLeod died on 7 October 1947 in Concord, Sydney, New South Wales, at age 87.

Child of Margaret (Peggy) McLeod

Margaret Ida McLeod

F, b. 22 November 1892, d. 1986

Mary (Flora) McLeod

F, b. 12 January 1854, d. 21 March 1943
  • Mary (Flora) McLeod was born on 12 January 1854 in Isley, Scotland.
  • She was the daughter of Henry McLeod and Christina McKay.
  • At the age of 25 years, 9 months and 4 days, Mary (Flora) McLeod married Gilbert Currie on 16 October 1879 in Kildalton, Islay, Argyll, Scotland.
  • She immigrated to Canada in 1918.
  • Mary (Flora) McLeod died on 21 March 1943 in Pierres Avenue, Windsor, Essex, Ontario, Canada, at age 89.
  • She was buried in Windsor Grove Cemetery.

Norman (Dugall) Duncan McLeod

M, b. 10 August 1867, d. 2 February 1940
  • Norman (Dugall) Duncan McLeod was born on 10 August 1867 in Isle of Islay, Argylshire, Scotland.
  • He was the son of Henry McLeod and Christina McKay.
  • Norman (Dugall) Duncan McLeod immigrated on 5 May 1887 with Henry McLeod and Christina McKay. Henry 50 and Christina 48 travelled on the Dorunda which left London on 8 Mar 1887. With them were their children Peter 20, Henry 16, Dugald 18, and Angus 14, and Jennie aged 8. They were all from Argyle.
  • About Norman (Dugall) Duncan McLeod then began living with Lydia Jane Edser.After leaving school Lydia worked as a shearer's cook in Roma and Tara.
    She began an association with Dougall McLeod (a ring barker and scrub cutter) around 1906. They lived together for almost 15 years and had two children Maurice born 1907 and Kirsty born 1911. Lydia eventually left Dougall . She went to live with her brother Alf and his family around 1925.
  • Norman (Dugall) Duncan McLeod died on 2 February 1940 in Queensland at age 72.

Children of Norman (Dugall) Duncan McLeod and Lydia Jane Edser

Peter McLeod

M, b. 23 May 1864, d. 6 March 1945
  • Peter McLeod was born on 23 May 1864 in Isle of Islay, Argylshire, Scotland.
  • He was the son of Henry McLeod and Christina McKay.
  • Peter McLeod immigrated on 5 May 1887 with Henry McLeod and Christina McKay. Henry 50 and Christina 48 travelled on the Dorunda which left London on 8 Mar 1887. With them were their children Peter 20, Henry 16, Dugald 18, and Angus 14, and Jennie aged 8. They were all from Argyle.
  • At the age of 27 years, 6 months and 22 days, Peter McLeod married Mary Ann Gleeson on 15 December 1891 in Rockhampton, Queensland.
  • In 1901 Mrs Peter McLeod was listed as a farmer of Ravensbourne in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory. Angus McLeod was also a farmer as was Henry McLeod.
  • Peter McLeod and Mary Ann Gleeson appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1905 living at Ravensbourne. Peter was a farmer.
  • On 28 September 1941,his wife, Mary Ann Gleeson died in Queensland at age 76.
  • Peter McLeod died on 6 March 1945 in Atherton, Queensland, at age 80.
  • Peter McLeod died on 7 March 1945 in Atherton Cemetery at age 80.

Children of Peter McLeod and Mary Ann Gleeson

Robert Norman McLeod

M, b. 1899

Ruth Mabel McLeod

F, b. 1913

William Henry McLeod

M, b. circa 1898, d. 14 September 1968
  • William Henry McLeod was born circa 1898 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Angus McLeod and Miriam Case.
  • William Henry McLeod died on 14 September 1968 in Queensland.

Bridget Mary Agnes McLoughlin

F, b. 1865, d. 12 October 1947
  • Bridget Mary Agnes McLoughlin was born in 1865. She was the daughter of Daniel McLoughlin and Elizabeth Heeney.
  • At the age of 19 years, Bridget Mary Agnes McLoughlin married Patrick Joseph Keating, son of Michael Keating and Bridget Keating, in 1884 in Queensland.
  • Bridget Mary Agnes McLoughlin died on 12 October 1947 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • She was buried on 14 October 1947 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC2-011-0026.

Child of Bridget Mary Agnes McLoughlin and Patrick Joseph Keating

Florence Annie McLoughlin

F, b. 1911, d. 1977

Hugh McLoughlin

M, b. circa 1860, d. 1927
  • Hugh McLoughlin was born circa 1860. He was the son of Hugh McLoughlin and Mary Ann Davis.
  • Hugh McLoughlin married Margaret Hurley, daughter of Daniel Hurley and Ellen Healy, in 1883 in Queensland.
  • Hugh McLoughlin died in 1927 in Queensland.

John Francis McLoughlin

M, b. 1914