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Alexander McBEAN b. 1832 Stirlingshire m. Margaret Flint CARFRAE Currie Midloth.

Alexander McBEAN b. 1832 Stirlingshire m. Margaret Flint CARFRAE Currie Midloth.

Terry Read (View posts)
Posted: 25 Nov 2005 6:52AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 25 Nov 2005 7:48AM GMT
Surnames: McBean, Carfrae, McGregor
I am researching the McBean tree for my wife whose maiden name was Felicity Jane McBean. My wife's g-grandfather was Alexander McBean b- 1832 Stirlingshire . m- 1857 Margaret Flint Carfrae Currie Midlothian b 1833.
Alexander's father was Donald McBean who married Jane McGregor from Alva Invernepshire.
Has anyone information on Donald or his parents, grandparents and g- grandparents?

Re: Alexander McBEAN b. 1832 Stirlingshire m. Margaret Flint CARFRAE Currie Midloth.

Nannette Jones (View posts)
Posted: 6 Oct 2006 11:28AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 6 Oct 2006 10:14PM GMT
Surnames: McBean, Carfrae
Margaret Flint Carfrae was my 2g Grandfathers' sister. She married in Melbourne, Victoria Australia My maiden name was Carfrae.

Re: Alexander McBEAN b. 1832 Stirlingshire m. Margaret Flint CARFRAE Currie Midloth.

Terry Read (View posts)
Posted: 9 Oct 2006 4:47AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 9 Oct 2006 5:53AM GMT
Surnames: Carfrae, McBean
Thanks for the reply Nannette, I have found a lot more information on the Carfraes. Do you have any info on the Carfrae tree so we can compare how the two trees combine?

Felicity and I have just come back from Scotland and visted about ten villages of the Carfraes as well as the Village called Carfrae and Carfraemill.

How do I send you some of the info I have gleaned through various connections to family members' trees?

All the best Terry

Re: Alexander McBEAN b. 1832 Stirlingshire m. Margaret Flint CARFRAE Currie Midloth.

Nannette Jones (View posts)
Posted: 10 Oct 2006 6:40AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 10 Oct 2006 7:36AM GMT
Surnames: McBean, Carfrae
Dear Terry,
Much of my information comes from the Carfrae family bibles bought to Australia in the 1850's.All the information I have verified thru' census records etc.Records start in the Bibles in 1798. I would like to share my information with you. My address is:

P.O. Box 417,
Pomona, Qld. 4568

Nannette Jones

Re: Alexander McBEAN b. 1832 Stirlingshire m. Margaret Flint CARFRAE Currie Midloth.

Nannette Jones (View posts)
Posted: 16 Oct 2006 5:37AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 17 Oct 2006 7:23AM GMT
Surnames: McBean, Carfrae, Eastlake, Lange
Dear Terry,
My e-mail address is jimnan@hotmail . I would very much like to exchange information about the Carfrae family.Margaret also had two sisters that married in Melbourne. Christina married William John Eastlake and Elizabeth married Frederick Lange. There are many descendants.

Nannette jones

Re: Alexander McBEAN b. 1832 Stirlingshire m. Margaret Flint CARFRAE Currie Midloth.

Posted: 4 Jan 2007 11:26PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: McBean, Carfrae
Hi Nannette, How far back have you been able to research on the Carfrae side and the McBean side? Felicity my wife is a McBean and she is Alexander and Margaret's G Granddaughter. They had 4 son's, Alexander 1858, George 1860. Charles 1864 and Felicity's Grandfather Henry Darling 1868. She knew him as "Papa Sick" as he was quite ill when she was a little girl.

My email is ter@readprojects.com.au

All the best for the coming year. Terry
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