Robert was born circa 1833 possibly Killyglen. Father James MCKAY, mother possibly ,Mary, Ellen, Margery. He married Jane LAVERTY in Larne and Inver Parish Church 1858. He worked in Dalry, Ayr, Scotland before emigrating to South Australia in 1865. Lived in Clare, SA. His brothers, Thomas , marr. Mary Ann WALKER from Larne, and Archibald ,Marr Mary BOYD, also went to Clare SA. Other SA family names. Bowler, Crane, Gilbert, Jackson, London, Knappstein.
|Date of Birth||1836 (circa)|
|Date of Death||1922|
|Father (First Name/s and Surname)||rJames MCKAY|
|Mother (First Name/s and Maiden)||Mary, Ellen, Margery|
|Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname)||Jane LAVERTY|
|Place & Date of Marriage||Larne and Inver Parish Church 1858|
|Names of Siblings||Thomas , marr|