Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

Alexander McINNESAge: 83 years18261909

Name
Alexander McINNES
Given names
Alexander
Surname
McINNES
Also known as
Alexander McINNIS
Birth about 1826 28
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Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Alexander McInnes Birth Year: abt 1826 Age: 26 Arrival Date: 26 Nov 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Strathaird, Isle of Skye, Scotland

McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

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Note: The immigration record for Alexander includes the information that he was a native of Strathaird, Isle of Skye and that he was 26 years of age at the time of his arrival in 1852.
MarriageJanet McINTOSHView this family

Birth of a son
#1
John McINNES
calculated May 1851 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

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Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

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Citation details: Page 6.
Note: The immigration record for John includes the information that he was a native of the Isle of Skye and that he was 1½ years of age when he arrived in Australia in 1852.
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlexander CAMERON
before 1852 (Age 26 years)
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Death of a maternal grandmotherMary McKINNON
before 1852 (Age 26 years)
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Death of a fatherJohn McINNES
before 1852 (Age 26 years)
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Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
McInnes - Janet - On board the "Ontario".
McInnes - Janet - On board the "Ontario".

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Note: It was noted on the immigration record for Janet, that she was a widow prior to her boarding the "Ontario" for the voyage to Australia.
Emigration August 3, 1852 (Age 26 years)
Text:

Ontario 309 Passengers Departed Aug. 3, 1852 Arrived Dec. 15, 1852 Arrival Port Sydney

Note: Departed on the "Ontario" with 308 other passengers.
Immigration November 26, 1852 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Alexander McInnes Birth Year: abt 1826 Age: 26 Arrival Date: 26 Nov 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Strathaird, Isle of Skye, Scotland

McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

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Note: Alexander, his wife Janet and their son John arrived on board the "Ontario". Also on board was Alexander's Mother, Janet, whose husband John was deceased prior to Janet boarding the "Ontario". His Aunt Christy and her children were also on board the "Ontario". Christy's husband Norman and son Donald died on the voyage. Christy's other children on this voyage were Janet, Margaret, Alexander, Catherine, Anne, Ronald and Finlay. There were many deaths on this voyage with the ship held in quarantine until 15 December 1852, but some immigrants were not released until 5 January 1853.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary Ann McINNES
about 1854 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: V18541373 52/1854 MCINNES MARY A ALEXANDER JANET
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Birth of a son
#3
Hugh McINNES
about 1857 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 8083/1857 MCGUINESS HUGH ALEXANDER JANET MAITLAND
Marriage of a siblingDonald McINNESMary Ann BREWSTERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
January 16, 1857 (Age 31 years)
Address: 19 Hopps [?] Lane, Aberdeen.
Religion: Free Church of Scotland
Birth of a daughter
#4
Janet McINNES
about 1858 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 11438/1858 MCGINNES JANET ALEXANDER JANET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#5
Marion McINNES
about 1862 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 8144/1862 MCINNES MARION ALEXANDER JANET GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#6
Archibald McINNES
about 1866 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 8955/1866 MCINNES ARCHIBALD ALEXANDER JANET GRAFTON
Birth of a daughter
#7
Margaret McINNES
about 1868 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 9825/1868 MCINNES MARGARET ALEXANDER JEANET GRAFTON
Birth of a daughter
#8
Catherine McINNES
about 1871 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 10712/1871 MCINNES CATHERINE ALEXANDER JANET GRAFTON
Death of a sonArchibald McINNES
July 20, 1873 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 4397/1873 MCINNES ARCHIBLAD ALEXANDER JANET MACLEAN
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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Death of a motherJanet CAMERON
June 21, 1885 (Age 59 years)
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Citation details: 8324/1885 MCINNES JANET ALEXANDER MARY MACLEAN
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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Death of a brotherDonald McINNES
November 24, 1894 (Age 68 years)
Address: 1 Chapel Court, Justice Street
Cause: Paralysis - consumption
Publication: District of St. Nicholas in the Burgh of Aberdeen.
Death of a wifeJanet McINTOSH
December 10, 1904 (Age 78 years)
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McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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Death April 26, 1909 (Age 83 years)
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Citation details: 5981/1909 MCINNES ALEXANDER JOHN JANET MACLEAN
Family with parents - View this family
father
John McINNES
Birth: Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: before 1852Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
mother
Woman Pioneer IconJanet CAMERON
Birth: between 1798 and 1802 33 20Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: June 21, 1885Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: before 1820Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
elder brother
Donald McINNES
Birth: about 1820 22Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: November 24, 1894Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
7 years
himself
Family with Janet McINTOSH - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: Scotland, United Kingdom
son
John McINNES
Birth: calculated May 1851 25 21Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: September 12, 1927Innisfail, , Queensland, Australia
4 years
daughter
4 years
son
2 years
daughter
Janet McINNES
Birth: about 1858 32 28Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death:
5 years
daughter
5 years
son
Archibald McINNES
Birth: about 1866 40 36Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 20, 1873Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter

BirthDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
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BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Alexander McInnes Birth Year: abt 1826 Age: 26 Arrival Date: 26 Nov 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Strathaird, Isle of Skye, Scotland

McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

EmigrationWeb Site - Highland and Island Emigration Society
Text:

Ontario 309 Passengers Departed Aug. 3, 1852 Arrived Dec. 15, 1852 Arrival Port Sydney

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Alexander McInnes Birth Year: abt 1826 Age: 26 Arrival Date: 26 Nov 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Strathaird, Isle of Skye, Scotland

McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

ImmigrationWeb Site - Highland and Island Emigration Society
DeathDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
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DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5981/1909 MCINNES ALEXANDER JOHN JANET MACLEAN