Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Alexander MACKAYAge: 80 years18561937

Name
Alexander MACKAY
Given names
Alexander
Surname
MACKAY
Birth January 6, 1856 26 21
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Citation details: 4390/1856 MCKAY ALEXANDER DONALD JANE DUNGOG
Birth of a sisterMary MACKAY
November 24, 1857 (Age 22 months)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 315 and 391
Citation details: 11273/1858 MACKAY MARY DONALD JANE G MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherJames MACKAY
August 8, 1859 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Citation details: 11684/1859 MACKAY JAMES DONALD JANE G PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a sisterNancy McKAY
1861 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Citation details: 8564/1861 MACKAY NANCY DONALD JANE G MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherDonald McKAY
October 2, 1863 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Citation details: 8892/1863 MACKAY DONALD DONALD JANE MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterChristina Jane Gilliban McKAY
1865 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 10138/1865 MCKAY CHRISTINA J G DONALD JANE G MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterJane Gilliban Wiseman McKAY
November 18, 1867 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: 10929/1867 MCKAY JANE G DONALD JANE G MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Birth of a sisterWilhelmina McKAY
about 1870 (Age 13 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Citation details: 11571/1870 MCKAY WILHELMINA DONALD JANE WALKER MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherRobert McKAY
about 1872 (Age 15 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Citation details: 12708/1872 MACKAY ROBERT DONALD JANE MANNING RIVER
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary WISEMAN
March 19, 1873 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 81
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5133/1873 WALKER MARY JOHN JANE MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingRichard BROWNMary MACKAYView this family
June 25, 1874 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 315 and 517
Citation details: 2917/1874 BROWN RICHARD MACKAY MARY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherWilliam McKAY
July 22, 1874 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Citation details: 14129/1875 MCKAY WILLIAM DONALD JANE MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterSarah Ann Elizabeth McKAY
about 1878 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 15335/1878 MACKAY SARAH A E DONALD JANE NAMBUCCA RIVER
Marriage of a siblingBenjamin BUCKMANNancy McKAYView this family
October 8, 1879 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: 3588/1879 BUCKMAN BENJM MCKAY NANCY MACLEAY RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Marriage of a siblingAngus McKAYLouisa HALLView this family
about 1881 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 4537/1881 MCKAY ANGUS HALL LOUISA MACLEAY RIVER
Marriage of a siblingJames MACKAYJane MACKEYView this family
about 1883 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 5163/1883 MCKAY JAMES MACKEY JANE PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a sisterWilhelmina McKAY
July 20, 1883 (Age 27 years) Age: 13 years and 6 months
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9000/1883 MACKAY WILLIAMENA DONALD JANE NAMBUCCA
Mackay - Williamina
Mackay - Williamina

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Marriage of a siblingJohn McKAYEllen Maria GREENView this family
November 21, 1883 (Age 27 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Citation details: 5147/1883 MCKAY JOHN GREEN ELLEN MARIA WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingAlfred George SMITHChristina Jane Gilliban McKAYView this family
about 1883 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 5498/1883 SMITH ALFRED MCKAY CHRISTINA J G NAMBUCCA
MarriageElizabeth Lucilla GILLView this family
about 1885 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 5680/1885 MCKAY ALEX GILL ELIZABETH L NAMBUCCA RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#1
Alice Jane MACKAY
about 1886 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 25540/1886 MACKAY ALICE J ALEXANDER ELIZABETH L NAMBUCCA RIVER
Marriage of a siblingDonald McKAYLouisa Mercy GILLView this family
about 1886 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 5867/1886 MACKAY DONALD GILL LOUISA MERSEY NAMBUCCA RIVER
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn WALKER
June 18, 1886 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 81
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10343/1886 WALKER JOHN TRISTRAM DIED TAREE TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#2
Eva Florence MACKAY
about 1888 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 26829/1888 MACKAY EVA F ALEXANDER ELIZABETH L BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a daughter
#3
Ethel M MACKAY
about 1890 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 23512/1890 MACKAY ETHEL M ALEXANDER ELIZABETH L NAMBUCCA
Marriage of a siblingHenry Albert CROSSINGHAMJane Gilliban Wiseman McKAYView this family
March 18, 1891 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 4982/1891 CROSSINGHAM HENRY MACKAY JANE G N NAMBUCCA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 236 and 391
Death of a daughterEthel M MACKAY
about 1892 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 7671/1892 MACKAY ETHEL M ALEXANDER ELIZABETH L MACKSVILLE
Death of a brotherWilliam McKAY
July 15, 1892 (Age 36 years) Age: 17 and 6 months
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7666/1892 MACKAY WILLIAM DONALD JANE G MACKSVILLE
Mackay - William
Mackay - William

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Birth of a daughter
#4
Lottey M MACKAY
about 1894 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 19453/1894 MACKAY LOTTEY M ALEXANDER ELIZABETH L MACKSVILLE
Marriage of a siblingRobert McKAYLouisa Janet SMITHView this family
about 1896 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: 7061/1896 MACKAY ROBERT SMITH LOUISA J BOWRAVILLE
Birth of a son
#5
Archie B MACKAY
about 1901 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 11042/1901 MACKAY ARCHIE B ALEXANDER ELIZABETH L BOWRAVILLE
Marriage of a siblingThomas R MACLEANSarah Ann Elizabeth McKAYView this family
about 1902 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 6364/1902 MACLEAN THOMAS R MACKAY SARAH A E BOWRAVILLE
Death of a sisterJane Gilliban Wiseman McKAY
July 31, 1902 (Age 46 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8594/1902 CROSSINGHAM JANE G W DONALD JANE G W BOWRAVILLE
Crossingham - Jane
Crossingham - Jane

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Note: The headstone for Jane is inscribed with her DOD as 1 August 1902 whilst the Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has her DOD as 31 July 1902 and indicating that this date has been verified by referring to newspaper accounts.
Death of a sisterNancy McKAY
March 16, 1903 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 799/1903 BUCKMAN NANCY DONALD JANE G BELLINGEN
Buckman - Nancy
Buckman - Nancy

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Birth of a daughter
#6
Elizabeth L MACKAY
about 1905 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 31593/1905 MACKAY ELIZABETH L ALEXANDER ELIZABETH L BOWRAVILLE
Death of a wifeElizabeth Lucilla GILL
about 1905 (Age 48 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8221/1905 MACKAY ELIZABETH L DAVID ALICE BOWRAVILLE
Marriage of a childCharles Spencer Allen CHURCHILLAlice Jane MACKAYView this family
about 1908 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 4257/1908 CHURCHILL CHARLES S A MACKAY ALICE J BOWRAVILLE
Death of a motherJane Gilliban WALKER
July 15, 1911 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 81
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9219/1911 MCKAY JANE G JOHN BOWRAVILLE
Death of a fatherDonald McKAY
November 22, 1912 (Age 56 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14715/1912 MCKAY DONALD ANGUS CHRISTINA BOWRAVILLE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Marriage of a childJames Albert DYEREva Florence MACKAYView this family
about 1913 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 7909/1913 DYER JAMES A MCKAY EVA F BOWRAVILLE
Marriage of a siblingMartin FLEMMINGSarah Ann Elizabeth McKAYView this family
about 1924 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 5186/1924 FLEMMING MARTIN MACLEAN SARAH A E SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingAngus McKAYBeatrice Mary A PRATLEYView this family
about 1928 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 16154/1928 MACKAY ANGUS PRATLEY BEATRICE M A WALLSEND
Marriage of a siblingRobert McKAYMary STEVENSONView this family
about 1931 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 1931/C3107 McKay Robert Mackay Mary
Death of a sisterMary MACKAY
April 26, 1931 (Age 75 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 315 and 391
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6565/1931 BROWN MARY DONALD JANE MACKSVILLE
Death of a brotherJohn McKAY
1932 (Age 75 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12069/1932 MACKAY JOHN DONALD MCP ELLEN M BOWRAVILLE
Memorial Plaque - McKay - John and Ellen Maria
Memorial Plaque - McKay - John and Ellen Maria

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.
Note: Located in the Bowraville General Cemetery grounds is a columbarium designated the McKay/Mackay Memorial Wall that exhibits over 70 plaques, most of which are either McKays/Mackays or relatives of this large Bowraville family.

Marriage of a siblingHenry B WARRENChristina Jane Gilliban McKAYView this family
about 1934 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: 19861/1934 WARREN HENRY B SMITH CHRISTINA J C MACKSVILLE
Death of a brotherAngus McKAY
May 15, 1936 (Age 80 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16736/1936 MCKAY ANGUS DONALD JANE MACKSVILLE
Note: The headstone for Angus is inscribed with his DOD as 14 July 1936, whilst the Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has his DOD as 15 May 1936, which they indicate as being confirmed by newspaper reports.
Marriage of a siblingAbraham MYERSChristina Jane Gilliban McKAYView this family
about 1937 (on the date of death)
Citation details: 15176/1937 MYERS ABRAHAM WARREN CHRISTINA JANE GILLIBAN MACKSVILLE
Death 1937 (Age 80 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 23258/1937 MACKAY ALEXANDER DONALD JANE BOWRAVILLE
Burial
Cemetery: Argents Hill General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 11, 1851Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
6 months
elder brother
John McKAY
Birth: January 27, 1854 25 19Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1932Bowraville, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
himself
23 months
younger sister
20 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Nancy McKAY
Birth: 1861 31 26Dingo Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 16, 1903Fernmount, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Jane Gilliban Wiseman McKAY
Birth: November 18, 1867 38 33Dingo Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 31, 1902Bowraville, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Wilhelmina McKAY
Birth: about 1870 40 35Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 20, 1883Bowraville, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Robert McKAY
Birth: about 1872 42 37Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 16, 1946Wondai, , Queensland, Australia
3 years
younger brother
William McKAY
Birth: July 22, 1874 45 39Bungay Bungay, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 15, 1892Bowraville, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Family with Elizabeth Lucilla GILL - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1885Nambucca, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Eva Florence MACKAY
Birth: about 1888 31 21Bowraville, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1976New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Ethel M MACKAY
Birth: about 1890 33 23Nambucca, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1892Macksville, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
8 years
son
5 years
daughter

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 4390/1856 MCKAY ALEXANDER DONALD JANE DUNGOG
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 5680/1885 MCKAY ALEX GILL ELIZABETH L NAMBUCCA RIVER
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 23258/1937 MACKAY ALEXANDER DONALD JANE BOWRAVILLE
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 391