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Margaret Higgins MITCHELL

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Vic. Birth 26430/1849 MITCHELL Margaret Higgins - William - Mary UNK - b. Collingwood, Vic.

NSW Death 5716/1932 PROWSE MARGARET H - WILLIAM - MARY - REDFERN * 20 May

Looing for more on William and Mary, thanks.
 
Margaret Higgins Mitchell b 29 Sept 1849 baptised 2 Nov 1849 St Peter’s Eastern Hill Melb – William & Mary Mitchell

William Mitchell b 4 March 1810 – baptised 8 March 1810 Campsie Stirlingshire – lived in Falkirk – Archibald Mitchell & Margaret Higgins. - Scotland select births & baptisms
married 2 Aug1841 Barony Lanark to Mary Carr/Kerr (1816-1884)

arrival in NSW ?
Pos.. NSW Assisted – William Mitchel 24 labourer & Mary 23 housemaid, protestant, both from Argyle – arrived 30 Nov 1841 - “Marquis of Bute” also on Vic - microform copy, VPRS 3502); Series: VPRS 14

Birth of Archibald Mitchell 26 Sept 1842 baptised 27 Nov 1842 Concord NSW – William Mitchell & Mary – FHL 993954 & V18422866 26A – he died 1883 Vic – reg 9720

a pos….Mary Ann Carr baptised 12 Nov 1815 Great Hamilton Street Reformed Presbyterian Glasgow, Lanark Scotland – Hugh Carr & Nicholas Blackie

trees have death for both William & Mary in 1884 but no area...going by marriage notice of Margaret to to Robert Prowse in June 1870 – has 2nd daughter of Late William Mitchell

1 tree has 1856 Vic for William – 3 on BDM between 1854 – 1856 parents unknown..

last child for the couple
Eliza Carr Mitchell b 1854 St Kilda – correct parents – reg 6399 – she died 1860 Vic – reg 10833

Mary – died Aug 1890 Vic age 74 – reg 13999
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/196966417?searchTerm=mary mitchell
 
Bap V18422866 26A/1842 MITCHELL ARCHIBALD - WILLIAM - MARY - ME= CofE Melbourne, St James' (VIC)
 
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/226511877
1841
Arrived
Nov. 27. — Alan Ker, 606 tons, McKachnie, master, from Greenock the 14th August.

The Trinidad had sailed from Greenock four weeks and the Marquis of Bute two days previous to the Alan Ker, both with emigrants for this port.

So the departure date was 12 August and the marriage on the 2nd.
 
18/03/1810 MITCHELL WILLIAM - ARCHIBALD MITCHELL/MARGARET HIGGINS FR1639 M 479 50 / 433 FALKIRK

?
1841 William Mitchell
https://www.freecen.org.uk/search_r...ll-1841-stirlingshire-falkirk-1811-?locale=en

No baptism that would show Jean as a sister.

Marriage
MITCHELL WILLIAM
JEAN PRETTIS/FR3458
11/06/1837
479
120 / 360
FALKIRK

MITCHELL WILLIAM
WILLIAM MITCHELL/JEAN PRATIS FR3004
M
13/01/1841
479
110 / 147
FALKIRK

MITCHELL
ELIZABETH
WILLIAM MITCHELL/JEAN PRATIS FR3077
F
05/01/1846
479
110 / 391
FALKIRK

That can't be the right William in 1841.
 
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Baptisms solemnized in the Parish of St James Melbourne in the County of Bourke in the Year 1842
No. 813 When Baptised: Nov. 27th When Born: 1842 26th Sept Archibald - William & Mary Mitchell Abode: Collingwood Quality or Profession: Baker By whom the Ceremony was performed: A. C. Thomson Chaplain
 
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