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A history of the Fleming, Jolliffe, Kessey and Murphy families of New South Wales - and their forebears

Person Page 3,967

Christina Ballantyne

b. circa 1852, d. 18 December 1928

Person Exhibits


Christina Ballantyne was born circa 1852 in Busby.1,2,3


FatherThomas Ballantyne (b. 26 July 1826, d. 27 March 1873)
MotherChristina Ballantyne (b. August 1826, d. 8 March 1867)

Family life

George McFarlane and Christina Ballantyne were married on 8 February 1878 in Shettleston.4

Child with George McFarlane (b. 1854, d. 1909)

SonGeorge McFarlane (b. 1877, d. 1957)

Residence information

On 7 April 1861 they resided with parent (Christina Ballantyne, wife) in Cambuslang, Lanark, Scotland.2 On 2 April 1871 they resided with parent (Thomas Ballantyne, baker) in Old Monkland, Lanark, Scotland. Thomas Ballentine was described as a widower.3,5


Christina Ballantyne died on 18 December 1928 in Shettleston.1,4


  1. [S428] Birth Certificate 4874/1855, Margaret Ballentine, (22 Jan 1855), General Register Office, Scotland.
  2. [S978] Thomas Ballentyne, 7 Apr 1861 Census UK, Edinburgh, Cambuslang, Public Record Office.
  3. [S979] Thomas Ballentine, 2 Apr 1871 Census UK, Edinburgh, Old Monkland, Public Record Office.
  4. [S1225] "Public Member Tree," database, Ancestry.com (http:/www.ancestry.com), "Ross Family Tree" family tree by Morag Cameron., https://www.ancestry.com.au/account/profile/016ec413-0001-0000-0000-000000000000; 23 April 2020
  5. [S1013] Death Certificate, Ballentyne, Christina, National Records of Scotland, Scotland, 652/1 59.
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ContextBallantyne clan maternal
Ballantyne clan paternal
Last Edited23 April 2020