David McLELLAN 1839-1924
Mary ESLER ~1838-1891
Ayshire, Scotland & Co Antrim, Ireland; South Australia; Strathdownie, S-W Vic.; "Admella" Drik Drik, S-W Vic.; Mount Gambier, S-E South Australia
David McLELLAN b. 1839, Maybole, Ayrshire (Ayr), Scotland, son of David McLELLAN & Isabella WILLIAMSON, married twice, 9 children [7D 2S], d. 1924 "Admella" North-terrace, Mount Gambier, SA., buried in the Drik Drik cemetery, S-W Victoria.
Mary ESLER b. ~1838, Co Antrim, Ireland, daughter of Alexander ESLER & Ellen Jane, arrived in Australia about 1858, was at Strathdownie East station when she married David McLELLAN in 1860. She died in 1891 at "Admella" Drik Drik, S-W Victoria and is buried in the Drik Drik cemetery.
David McLELLAN was a sailor, farm labourer, shearer & settler and a few key events in his and the lives of his spouses were...
David McLELLAN & Mary ESLER had the following family:
Isabella "Belle" McLELLAN, b. 1864, Drik Drik, S-W Vic, d. 1955, Rosedale, Gippsland, Vic., m. 1890 George Osborn HAWTIN ~1868-1936.
David Esler McLELLAN, b. 1865, Drik Drik, S-W Vic, d. 1937, Melbourne, Vic., m. 1892 to Charlotte Eliza JONES 1867-1932.
Mary Jane McLELLAN, b. 1867, Drik Drik, S-W Vic, d. 1930, Melbourne, Vic., single.
Susan McLELLAN, b. 1869, Drik Drik, S-W Vic, d. 1963, Hamilton, S-W Vic, m. 1889 to George BARR 1860-1944.
Flora Ann McQueen McLELLAN, b. ~1871, Drik Drik, S-W Vic, d. 1924, Melbourne, Vic., m. 1894 at "Admella" Drik Drik tp James Robbie MATHERS 1867-1945.
Catherine Esler McLELLAN, b. ~1873, Drik Drik, S-W Vic, d. 1939, Mullewa, near Geraldton, WA., m. 1907 to James Henry "Jim" TURLEY 1876-1959.
7th daughter McLELLAN, b. abt 1875, Drik Drik, S-W Vic, ......................?
Alexander Esler McLELLAN, b. 1878, Dartmoor, S-W Vic, d. 1952, Melbourne, Vic., m1. 1902 to Riverina Masden HEALES 1885-?, m2. Susan REID 1878-1971.