Angus McEACHERN 1816-1875
&
Ann McDONALD 1834-1914

Scotland ; Digby & Hotspur, S-W Victoria, Australia ; New Zealand

Angus MCEACHERN b. 1816 Morvern, Argyleshire, Scotland, son of Hugh & Mary McEACHERN married 1854 Portland, Vic to Ann MCDONALD b. 1834 Inverness, Scotland. Angus died in 1875 and his widow Ann and most of her children moved to New Zealand to join her eldest daughter Mary and husband Donald McBAIN. Angus and Ann had the following children:

  1. Mary McEACHERN b. 1856 Portland, Vic, m. Donald McBAIN > NZ aft 1877;
  2. Margaret McEACHERN b. 1857 Portland, Vic, > NZ, m. ? MAXWELL;
  3. Johanna McEACHERN b. 1860 Hotspur, Vic, > NZ, m. William MEE;
  4. Andrew Alexander McEACHERN b. 1861 Digby, Vic, > NZ > AUS ?;
  5. Ann Jane McEACHERN b. 1863 Digby, Vic, > NZ m. Michael REGAN;
  6. Jessie Steward McEACHERN b. 1866 Branxholme, Vic, > NZ m. William SMITH;
  7. Angus Hugh McEACHERN b. 1867 Branxholme d. 1868;
  8. Grace Christina McEACHERN b. 1869 Branxholme, Vic, > NZ m. Thomas HIGHSTED;
  9. Myssie McEACHERN b. 1871 Branxholme, Vic, > NZ m. Thomas ELLIS;
  10. Duncan McEACHERN b. 1873 Branxholme, Vic, > NZ m. Jean PEMBERTON;
  11. Elizabeth McEACHERN b. 1875 Branxholme, Vic, > NZ m. Richard GERKEN.

1860 - In the Digby Court of Petty Sessions, 25 Apr 1860, Angus McEACHERN of Hotspur applied for and was granted a General Publican's Licence for the Crawford Inn at Hotspur. Surities were - Duncan McCALLUM of "Ardgarton," near Digby and Albert Von BODEN of Dartmoor.

1861 - In the Digby Court of Petty Sessions, 23 Apr 1861, Angus McEACHERN of Hotspur applied for and was granted a General Publican's Licence for the Crawford Inn at Hotspur. Surities were - Thomas Henry CLARKE of Merino and John STOCK of Hotspur. On the 11 Sep 1861 the Licence was transferred to David Blair STONE with the surities being Alfred T FARLEY, Digby and Thomas INVERARITY, Digby.

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