Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Letitia McMILLANAge: 23 years18371860

Name
Letitia McMILLAN
Given names
Letitia
Surname
McMILLAN
Married name
Letitia SAUNDERS
Birth calculated May 1837 40 29
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The marriage certificate for Letitia has the information that she was born in Ireland.
Immigration April 9, 1838 (Age 11 months)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: Alexander, Martha and their children arrived on board the "Minerva".
Birth of a sisterMargaret Ann McMILLAN
between 1839 and 1840 (Age 20 months)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 451
Birth of a brotherRobert Paterson McMILLAN
about 1840 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Birth of a sisterFanny Sarah McMILLAN
about 1842 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: V1842442 162A/1842 MCMILLAN FANNY SARAH ALEXANDER MARTHA
Birth of a sisterElizabeth McMILLAN
February 25, 1845 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: V1845100 48/1845 MCMILLAN ELIZABETH ALEXANDER MARTHA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Marriage of a siblingAngus McKAYJane McMILLANView this family
Type: Religious marriage
March 1, 1845 (Age 7 years)
Address: Presbyterian Near Dungog
Citation details: V184530 77/1845 MCKAY ANGUS MCMILLAN JANE JR
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 357
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Death of a sisterElizabeth McMILLAN
May 1846 (Age 9 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V1846242 104/1846 MC MILLAN ELIZABETH INFANT
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18462009 102/1846 MC MILLAN ELIZABETH INFANT

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Birth of a sisterCharlotte McMILLAN
December 9, 1846 (Age 9 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Citation details: V1846212 49/1846 MCMILLAN CHARLOTTE ALEXANDER MARTHA
Death of a sisterCharlotte McMILLAN
November 1849 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V1849423 105/1849 MC MILLAN CHARLOTTE INFANT
Death of a brotherRobert Paterson McMILLAN
about 1850 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V1850309 102/1850 MC MILLAN ROBERT P INFANT
Marriage of a siblingTimothy Charles ROYMartha McMILLANView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 28, 1851 (Age 14 years)
Address: At the home of Martha's parents on Myall Creek Road.
Religion: Presbyterian
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Citation details: V1851290 80/1851 ROY TIMOTHY MCMILLAN MARTHA QB
Citation details: 11 January 2012
Text:

In part:

"They were married at the home of Alexanda McMillan Williams River, Dungog. I think it was Myall Creek near Dungog." and

" from the family telegraph I hear it was a shotgun wedding & I mean her father did actully have a gun at the wedding."

Citation details: 23 October 2016
Text:

In part:

"Now here is the correct address of Alexander & Martha McMillan where Timothy Charles Roy & Martha McMillan were married Myall Creek Road, Munni, 2420 NSW"

Religious marriageJohn SAUNDERSView this family
June 9, 1856 (Age 19 years)
Address: At the home of Letitia's Father.
Religion: Free Church of Scotland
Citation details: 1342/1856 SAUNDERS JOHN MCMILLAN LELETIA DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The birth certificate for their daughter, Elizabeth, has the marriage date as 14 Jun 1855.
McMillan - Alexander and Martha's house Dungog
McMillan - Alexander and Martha's house Dungog

Note: Original image kindly provided by Gail Newman.

Birth of a son
#1
John SAUNDERS
about 1857 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 10448/1857 SAUNDERS JOHN JOHN LETITIA BUNGAY BUNGAY
Text:

There is also this reference:

"V18571019 44A/1857 SAUNDERS JOHN JOHN LETITIA

Marriage of a siblingEdward WILKESMargaret Ann McMILLANView this family
November 2, 1857 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Citation details: 1700/1857 WILKES EDWARD MACMILLAN MARY ANN DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 451
Birth of a son
#2
Alexander “Jim” SAUNDERS
November 17, 1858 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 11406/1858 SAUNDERS ALEXANDER JOHN LETITIA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#3
Elizabeth Ann SAUNDERS
June 8, 1860 (Age 23 years)
Address: Elgin Street
Informant: John SAUNDERSfather
Citation details: 8542/1860 SAUNDERS ELIZABETH A JOHN LETITIA MAITLAND
Christening of a daughterElizabeth Ann SAUNDERS
about 1860 (Age 22 years)
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 29 January 2016
Text:

In part:

"I was sent the christening information from Newcastle library which is a card index and the name given is Letitia Peg, I haven't recorded the date in my tree but know this was after her mothers death, this was at the Hinton Presbyterian Church - her grandfather Alexander McMillan had contributed money to the building of the church and some of his children were also christened there"

Death November 16, 1860 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
Citation details: 4604/1860 SAUNDERS LETITIA ALEXANDER MARTHA WEST MAITLAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 29 January 2016
Text:

In part:

"Letitia Saunders nee McMillan d 16 NOV 1860 Lochinvar"

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1830Londonderry, Ireland
-1 years
elder sister
6 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
3 years
herself
Letitia McMILLAN
Birth: calculated May 1837 40 29Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: November 16, 1860Lochinvar, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Robert Paterson McMILLAN
Birth: about 1840 42 32New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1850Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Elizabeth McMILLAN
Birth: February 25, 1845 48 37Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 1846New South Wales, Australia
21 months
younger sister
Charlotte McMILLAN
Birth: December 9, 1846 49 39Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 1849New South Wales, Australia
Family with John SAUNDERS - View this family
husband
herself
Letitia McMILLAN
Birth: calculated May 1837 40 29Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: November 16, 1860Lochinvar, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: June 9, 1856Myall Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
son
23 months
son
19 months
daughter

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
BirthMarriage Certificate - Saunders - McMillan - John and Letitia
BirthBirth Certificate - Saunders - Elizabeth Ann
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 1342/1856 SAUNDERS JOHN MCMILLAN LELETIA DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageMarriage Certificate - Saunders - McMillan - John and Letitia
MarriageBirth Certificate - Saunders - Elizabeth Ann
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 935
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4604/1860 SAUNDERS LETITIA ALEXANDER MARTHA WEST MAITLAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathEmails - Gail Newman
Citation details: 29 January 2016
Text:

In part:

"Letitia Saunders nee McMillan d 16 NOV 1860 Lochinvar"