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Re: Alexander MacRae, SCT>NSW
Posted by: Rewa Bate (ID *****3162) Date: January 12, 2005 at 22:57:50
In Reply to: Re: Alexander MacRae, SCT>NSW by Christine Reese of 391

I am not directly descended from Alexander & Flora, but I have their photos, handed down to me as "Mr & Mrs Kintail McRae" so we must be related. In addition, Alexander's daughter, Flora (1896-1960) married Francis William Shaefer (1886-1975) from the Armidale area of NSW. His brother, Thomas Frederick Shaeffer (spelt Schaeffer not Schaefer) (1884-1952) married Catherine Jessie Hamilton (1881-1971, whose mother was Mary Ann McRae, my mother's aunt (1855-1907). My earlier information comes from "MacRaes to NZ" by Molly Akers. A Schaefer book has also just been published by Glenda McCallum.


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