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Descendants of Francis & Elizabeth (nee Muir) McKell
 

UPDATED  -   MAY 21, 2003|ADELAIDE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA

 Francis McKell_1781 & Elizabeth Muir
 

 
 Francis McKell  (b. about 1781)  Link to   site


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Francis  was born in Ireland in about 1781.  Francis married
Elizabeth Muir in about 1804 at Rutherglen, Scotland.
At least 4 Children were born to Francis and Elizabeth - all children were born in Rutherglen, Scotland.
Rutherglen is about 5 km  South of Glasgow.


 
 Francis and Elizabeth McKell - Children:
John McKell  b: 17 January 1805
Jonathan McKell b: 24 July 1806
Margaret McKell  b: 20 February 1808
Joseph McKell  b: 22 November 1809
Note: Further information on more branches of the McKell family can be viewed  at Rod Dumbreck's site at http://www.dumbreck.co.uk/
 Jonathan McKell  (b: 24 July 1806)  Link to site
Jonathan, the second child of Francis and Elizabeth McKell was born in Rutherglen, Scotland on 24 July 1806.  Jonathan married Helen Speirs  on
21 June 1835.  Helen was born in 1816. 
Nine Children were born to Jonathan and Helen - 
Jonathan died 29 September 1889
Helen died 10 September 1902
 Jonathan and Helen McKell  - Children:
Francis McKell  b: 12 December 1836
Wilson Black McKell  b: Abt. 1839 Link to   site 
John McKell  b: Abt. 1841 
Janet Wilson McKell  b: 11 August 1843 
Elizabeth McKell  b: Abt. 1848 
William Speirs McKell  b: 1850 in New Kilpatrick Stirling, Scotland
Margaret McKell  b: Abt. 1853
Isabella Speirs McKell  b: 26 Oct 1855 Link to   site
Helen Speirs McKell  b: 7 August 1859
 William Speirs McKell  (b: 1850)   Link to   site
William, the sixth child of Jonathan and Helen McKell was born in New Kilpatrick Stirling, Scotland in 1850.  William married Catherine Glen  on 31 December 1875 at Grahamswood, Falkirk, Scotland.
Catherine was born 2 April 1853 Falkirk, Stirling, Scotland
9 Children were born to William and Catherine - 
Catherine died 2 April 1919 
William died 15 June 1925
 William & Catherine McKell  - Children:
Jonathan McKell b: 2 May 1876 in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Elspeth Jane Moodie McKell  b: 23 July 1878
Robert Glen McKell  b: 30 August 1880
Wilson Black McKell  b: 22 December 1882 
John Glen McKell  b: 13 February 1885
William Speirs McKell  b: 30 April 1887  Link to   site
Joseph Speirs McKell  b: 15 November 1889
Matthew Glen McKell  b: 5 June 1892
Allan Speirs McKell  b: 17 July 1895
 Jonathan McKell  (b: 1876)   Link to   site

Jonathan  McKELL   b. 1876
Jonathan, the first child of William and Catherine McKell was 
born in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland on 2 May 1876.
Jonathan married Ann Johnston 24 February 1898.
Ann was born 30 October 1878
9 Children were born to Jonathan and Ann - 
Ann died 5 December 1920
Jonathan died 24 March 1949
 Jonathan & Ann McKell  - Children:
William Speirs Johnston McKell 
            b: 14 April 1899 in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Margaret Mills McLean McKell  b: 26 May 1901 
Catherine Moodie Glen McKell  b: 24 June 1903
James Johnston McKell  b: 12 September 1905
Robert Glen McKell  b: 8 December 1907
Ann Johnston McKell  b: 23 September 1910
Elspeth Jane Moodie McKell  b: 15 January 1913
Jeannie Johnston McKell  b: 15 April 1915
Jonathan McKell  b: 5 October 1917

[The information above is sourced from Rod Dumbreck and Stuart McKenzie in Scotland.   The information is posted at this site in order to briefly show the McKell line born in Scotland.  Other branches and more detailed information is shown on the site http://www.dumbreck.co.uk/guest_family/isabella_spiers_mckell.htm.  Links to the website in Scotland are shown above as ]

  William Speirs Johnston McKell in Australia
 William Speirs Johnston McKell  (b: 1899)

William Speirs Johnston McKELL   b. 1899
William, the first child of Jonathan and Ann McKell was born 14 April 1899 in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland. 
He married Ilean Pretoria Westley  born 16 October 1900 at Mount Barker, South Australia.
Five Children were born to William and Ilean - 
William died 15 September 1957 at Lynton, South Australia
Ilean died March 1973 at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, South Australia
Go to William Speirs Johnston McKell_1899
William & Ilean McKell - Children:



Ilean Pretoria Westley

b. 1900

Jonathan Speirs McKell  b: 29 July 1923 d: 16 May 1983
Katherine Louie McKell  (private)
George Henry McKell  b: 11 April 1927 d: 2002 
Beryl McKell  (private)
Dawn McKell  b: August 1930  d: 2002 
 

 

 

 

 

The McKell family - Largs North - South Australia - (January 1939)
back - standing: Jonathan (Sonny), Katherine (Kath), George.
front - seated: Ilean Pretoria, Dawn, Beryl, William (Will) Speirs Johnston McKell
[photo courtesy - Stuart McKenzie - Stirling Scotland]
[retouched - Rod Dumbreck Cupar, Fife, Scotland]
Photographs
Many photos were retrieved from the home of William and Ilean (nee Westley) McKell by William's Son George McKell . Writing on the back of some photos has helped with identification.  Most photos remain unidentified.  It is hoped that some photos can be posted on a separate site for identification.  Information by email or post is welcome.
 

 

 


 Descendant Listing

 
 
 Scotland   - From the early 1800's      

Descendants of
Francis McKell_1781 & Elizabeth Muir_1774
of
Rutherglen, Scotland.

Colour/Shading Index
 
 Australia England; Ireland; Scotland;
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 1 Francis McKell b: Abt. 1781
. +Elizabeth Muir b: Abt. 1785 
. 2 John McKell b: 17 January 1805
. 2 Jonathan McKell b: 24 July 1806
.... +Helen Speirs b: 1816 d: 10 September 1902
.... 3 Francis McKell b: 12 December 1836 
.... 3 Wilson Black McKell b: Abt. 1839
....... +Isabella Forgie b: Abt. 1841
....... 4 John Grieve Miller McKell b: 12 March 1866
.......... +Sarah Amelia Forgie b: Abt. 1869
.......... 5 Wilson Black McKell b: 5 January 1891
....... 4 Isabella McKell b: 7 March 1880
....... 4 Wilson McKell b: 22 July 1882
.... 3 John McKell b: Abt. 1841 
.... 3 Janet Wilson McKell b: 11 August 1843
.... 3 Elizabeth McKell b: Abt. 1848
.... 3 William Speirs McKell b: 1850
....... +Catherine Glen b: 2 April 1853
....... 4 Jonathan McKell b: 2 May 1876
.......... +Ann Johnston b: 30 October 1878
.......... 5 William Speirs Johnston McKell b: 14 April 1899
............. +Ilean Pretoria Westley b: 16 October 1900
............. 6 Jonathan Speirs McKell b: 29 July 1923
................ +Joyce ?
............. 6 Katherine Louie McKell (private)
................ +Roland Warren Reeves b: 2 August 1925
................ 7 Warren Holden Reeves (private)
...................+Pamela Ann Danielsen (private)
................... 8 David Warren Reeves (private)
...................... +Pamela Denise Gay (private)
...................... 9 Zoe Ann Reeves (private)
...................... 9 Lauren Rose Reeves (private)
................... 8 Brenton Andrew Reeves (private)
...................... +Rebecca Ursula Anne Pattison (private)
................... 8 Adrian Dean Reeves (private) 
................ 7 Susan Yvette Reeves (private)  
................... +Richard John Edwards (private)  
................... 8 Michael Lee Edwards (private)  
................... 8 Simon James Edwards (private)
................... 8 Kate Michelle Edwards (private)
................... 8 Darren Ross Edwards (private)
............. 6 George Henry McKell b: 11 April 1927
................ +Dulcie M Knaggs (private)
................ 7 Ann McKell (private)
................ 7 Robert McKell (private)
................ 7 Jenny McKell (private)
................ 7 Wendy McKell (private)
............. 6 Beryl McKell (private)
................ +Robert Harrop Braddock (1925-197?)
................ 7 Sandra Braddock (private)
................ 7 Ann Braddock (private)
................... +Anthony Perry (private)
................... 8 Andrew Perry (private)
................ 7 Cheryl Braddock (private)
................ 7 Leona Braddock (private)
................*2nd Husband of Beryl McKell:
................ +Douglas Clerke (private)
............. 6 Dawn McKell b: August 1930
................ +Ron Anderson (private)
................ 7 Angela Anderson (private)
................ 7 John Vincent Anderson (private)

.......... 5 Margaret Mills McLean McKell b: 26 May 1901
.......... 5 Catherine Moodie Glen McKell b: 24 June 1903
............. +John Hendry
.......... 5 James Johnston McKell b: 12 September 1905
............. +Mary Johnston (private)
............. 6 Jonathan McKell (private)
............. 6 Peter McKell (private)
............. 6 Mary McKell (private)
.......... 5 Robert Glen McKell b: 8 December 1907 
............. +Isabella McNab
.......... 5 Ann Johnston McKell b: 23 September 1910
............. +William Reid
.......... 5 Elspeth Jane Moodie McKell b: 15 January 1913
............. +Frank Lyon Anderson
............. 6 Catherine Anderson (private)
............. 6 Marion Anderson (private)
............. 6 Frank Anderson (private)
.......... 5 Jeannie Johnston McKell b: 15 April 1915
............. +James Park McKenzie
............. 6 Kenneth McKenzie (private)
................ +Josephine Mary Theresa Morrison (private)
................ 7 Stuart McKenzie (private)
............. 6 Ilean McKenzie (private)
............. 6 Joyce McKenzie (private)
............. 6 Margaret McKenzie (private)
.......... 5 Jonathan McKell b: 5 October 1917
....... 4 Elspeth Jane Moodie McKell b: 23 July 1878
.......... +Peter Glen
....... 4 Robert Glen McKell b: 30 August 1880
.......... +Jessie Munro Baxter
.......... 5 Catherine Glen McKell b: 26 November 1916
....... 4 Wilson Black McKell b: 22 December 1882
.......... +Margaret Stoddart Miller
.......... 5 May McKell
.......... 5 Wilson McKell
....... 4 John Glen McKell b: 13 February 1885
.......... +Helen Weir Carmichael
.......... 5 Helen Fleming McKell b: 30 September 1914
.......... 5 William Speirs McKell b: 25 July 1916
............. +Mary MacDonald (private)
....... 4 William Speirs McKell b: 30 April 1887
.......... +Isabella Dale
.......... 5 Isabella White McKell
............. +James McIntosh
.......... 5 William Speirs McKell b: 1919 d: Abt. 2001
............. +Isabel Adam Forbes
............. 6 Alan Forbes McKell (private)
............. 6 Alexander Dale McKell (private)
................ +Patricia Deacon (private)
................ 7 Liam Alexander McKell (private)
................ 7 Laura Anne McKell (private)
....... 4 Joseph Speirs McKell b: 15 November 1889
.......... +Catherine Gillies
.......... 5 Allen Glen McKell (private)
............. +Elizabeth W Benda (private)
....... 4 Matthew Glen McKell b: 5 June 1892
.......... +Margaret Weston Stewart Hoggan
....... 4 Allan Speirs McKell b: 17 July 1895 
.... 3 Margaret McKell b: Abt. 1853
.... 3 Isabella Speirs McKell b: 26 October 1855
.... 3 Helen Speirs McKell b: 7 August 1859
. 2 Margaret McKell b: 20 February 1808
. 2 Joseph McKell b: 22 November 1809
 

 

 

 

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[The information displayed above has been provided by various family members.  The work of Rod Dumbreck in providing the information of the family in Scotland  must be acknowledged as the primary source of facts about relatives in Scotland.  The placement of the data on the internet spurred the interest in detailing the Australian families

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