John Rae

M, #30745, b. 9 January 1813, d. 15 July 1900
Birth*9 January 1813John Rae was born on 9 January 1813 at Aberdeen, Scotland.1,2 
Marriage*17 December 1845He married Elizabeth Thompson, daughter of James Thompson and Sophia Briggs, on 17 December 1845 at St. James' Anglican Church, Sydney, New South Wales.3,4,5 
Death*15 July 1900John Rae died on 15 July 1900 at Sydney, New South Wales, at age 87.6,7 


  1. [S209] Project Gutenberg, online, Born 9-Jan-1813
    Birthplace = Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.
  2. [S27] NSW Federation BDM (1889-1918), NSW Federation (1889-1918) CD ROM, Father = George
    Mother = Jane.
  3. [S13] NSW Pioneers (1788-1888) BDM, NSW Pioneers (1788-1888) CD-ROM, Reg. No: 0
    Vol. Ref. No: V184545 30B
    Married 1845
    Registered at NSW
    Denomination = Church of England
    Parish = Sydney, St James.'
  4. [S209] Project Gutenberg, online, Married 1845.
  5. [S485] TROVE Australia, online, Marriage Notice

    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW: 1842-1954)
    Thursday 18 December 1845

    At St. James's Church, on the 17th instant,
    by the Rev. Robert Allwood, B.A., John Rae,
    Esq., Town Clerk, to Elizabeth, youngest
    daughter of James Thompson, Esq., of Mac-
    Quarie street.
  6. [S209] Project Gutenberg, online, Died 15-Jul-1900
    Deathplace = Sydney, NSW.
  7. [S27] NSW Federation BDM (1889-1918), NSW Federation (1889-1918) CD ROM, Reg. No: 7669
    Died 1900
    Registered at Sydney, NSW
    Father = George
    Mother = Jane.