Thomas James McKELLAR 1861-1914 & Catherine 'Kate' McKENZIE 1860-1932

Cavendish, Coleraine, Carapook, Victoria, Australia

Thomas James McKELLAR, b. 1861, Cavendish, Victoria son of Peter McKELLAR and Margaret McCRACKEN was married in 1883 in Victoria to Catherine 'Kate' McKENZIE, b. 1860 Penola, South Australia, daughter of Donald McKENZIE and Sarah RANKIN.

Their eldest son Peter McKELLAR appears to be the P. McKELLAR listed on the WW1 Carapook Honour Roll.

Thomas James McKELLAR & Catherine 'Kate McKENZIE had the following family:

  1. Peter McKELLAR b. 1884, Redruth (Wannon), Vic, d. 1916, France, m. 1907 Augusta Louisa ENGLAND. Children - James Louis McKELLAR, b. 1913 Macarthur, Vic; Mary McKELLAR, b. 1914, Macarthur, Vic.
    • 1st AIF, Pte 4949, 58th Battalion
    • Occupation: Station Overseer
    • enlisted 20-07-1915
    • died (pneumonia) 12 Dec 1916, France
    • buried - Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
    • Carapook WW1 Honour Roll ? Appears to be the P. McKELLAR on the Honour Roll.
  2. Sarah Margaret McKELLAR b. 1885, Coleraine, Vic, m1. Harold Stanley ABBOTT, m2. John Shider REECE
  3. Annie Euphemia McKELLAR b. 1886, Coleraine, Vic, m. John Archibald TODD
  4. Esther Amy McKELLAR b. 1889, Coleraine, Vic, m. ___ McCORMACK
  5. Donald McKENZIE McKELLAR b. 1891, Coleraine, Vic, ___?
  6. Mary Jane McKELLAR b. 1894, Coleraine, Vic, m. Arthur McCALLUM
  7. Emily Catherine McKELLAR b. 1899, Merino, Vic, m. ___ WILSON