" Alexander and Jane from Inverness"
Alexander and Jane McIntosh emigrated from Scotland with their 10 children (all born Inverness) on board the Barque "Blanche" it sailed from LIVERPOOL August 4th. 1852 and arrived GEELONG November 20th.1852. Master W. White. Surgeon Superintendent:Dr.Storey.
The Blanche carried 327 passengers out to GEELONG, during the voyage there were nine deaths from various causes, most being of children under seven years of age.
Alexander born 1806 Inverness, died 1871 Creswick Vic.
son of John and Elizabeth ( Stewart) McIntosh.
Married 1828 Urquart, Inverness Scotland.
Jane McIntosh born 1812 Inverness, died 1871 Coghills Creek, Vic.
daughter of John and Catherine (McDonnell) McIntosh.
They died within months of each other and are buried in the Glendarnal Cemetery, Coghills Creek. Vic. Australia
Issue in order of Birth, and whom they married.
1.ELIZABETH married HENRY ROBBINS
3.ANN married SAMUEL JACKSON.
4.DUNCAN married ELLEN BLAKE.
5.ARCHIBALD married MATILDA NOAKES.
6.CATHERINE married JAMES GEDDES.
9.ELIZA married (1) JOHN PLOUGHS.
(2) JOHN MURRAY.
10.ISABELLA married HENRY ROGERS.
11.JOHN married SARAH HARRINGTON.
12.JAMES married JANE CASEY.
The Photo is a young Eliza McIntosh with John Murray