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The Fairfield brought settlers from Plymouth, for the 'Wakefield' plan of free settlement. See Fairfield Captain James Lee and passengers. Included were David Bryce and his wife Elizabeth with children John, Isabella and George, also brothers James Bryce 1806-1884 with his wife and daughter, and John Bryce 1814 - 1875 with his wife. They arrived at Port Adelaide on 14 Dec 1840. Thomas Haywood was the Surgeon Superintendent and reported 5 births and 35 deaths during the voyage.
David Bryce wed 17 Aug 1833 to Elisabeth Dawson at Alva, Stirling, Scotland
Maybe this is the brother? - James Bryce wed 18 Jun 1836 to Mary Wiseman at Loudoun, Ayr, Scotland

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David's grandson's grand-daughter has this page.
IGI submitted entry suggests David Bryce Christening: 18 Feb 1804 son of Elizabeth Gray and John Bryce at Irvine, Ayr, Scotland
IGI Extracted birth or christening record for the locality, Betty Dawson born 01 Aug 1807 Christening: 31 Aug 1807 dau of Marrion Drysdale and George Dawson at Alva, Stirling, Scotland
David Bryce 1805 - 1851 of Scotland, and his wife Elisabeth Dawson 1808 born at Alva, Ayr, came on the ship "Fairfield" and arrived on the 14th December 1840 in Sth. Australia. David BRYCE was forty six years old he was killed on the 21st. May 1851, he was travelling with a bullock team from the Burra copper mine, a hundred miles north of Adelaide, when at Little Para near Salisbury, he fell beneath the wheels of the copper laden wagon and was crushed to death. His place of burial is probably at the near by Salisbury cemetery. After her husband David's death, Elisabeth, now with 6 children to support, married Joseph Bowman, a bachelor farmer of Turtle Scrub near Burra, at the Kooringa Church, Burra on 16-9-1852. Elizabeth died 27 Mar 1890 at the age of 82, and is buried at Merino.
7 Children 1. John Bryce 8 Jan 1836 - 12 Oct 1911, christened 07 Feb 1836 at Alva, Stirling, Scotland
2. Isabella Bryce 13 Jun 1838 - 2 Nov 1915, Christening: 02 Jul 1837 at Alva, Stirling, Scotland
3. George Bryce 1839 no more details, may be one of the 35 who died during the voyage
4. David Bryce 1842 - 5 May 1921,
5. Ann Bryce 1845 - 4 Mar 1938
6. James Bryce 1847 - Apr 1938,
7. Charles Bryce 28 Jun 1849 - 2 May 1924
1. John Bryce 8 Jan 1836 - 12 Oct 1911, born at Alva, Scotland. He wed 1860 at Mount Beckworth, Vic to Sarah Ann Fithall 10 Jan 1840 - 6 Jan 1927, born at Adelaide. He died at Dunbulbalane and is buried at Katamatite.
10 Children 1. Isabella Bryce 1861 #2698
2. William Bryce 1862 #17721
3. Phillis Bryce 1864 #11783
4. Marian Bryce 1866 #20311 wed 1888 #5480 to William Firman
5. John Bryce 1869 #18915 - 1899 #5479 aged 29
6. Robert Bryce 1872 #1435
7. David Bryce 1874 #5577
8. Adelaide Bryce 1876 #26062
9. Elizabeth Ann Bryce 1879 #24029
10. Alice Victoria Bryce 1882 #8670

2. William Bryce 1862 #17721 wed 1887 #3016 to Hannah Jane Bartlett born in South Australia, and lived at Marungi
4 Children 1. William George Bryce 1888 #10782
2. Sarah Ann Bryce 1890 #5334
3. Elizth Elsie Bryce 1892 #25103
4. Ada Jane Bryce 1894 #31020 lived 3 years

3. Phillis Bryce 1864 #11783 wed 1882 #1163 to Stephen Northill 1858 #6021 born at St Kilda, and lived at Dunbulbalane, 5 Children

4. Marian Bryce 1866 #20311 wed 1888 #5480 to William Firman, probably son of Amelia Miller and Thomas Firman born at McCullums 1861 #4831 (other William is son of Mary Hand and Thomas Firman born at Alberton 1867 #12094) and lived at Dunbulbalane then at Numurkah, 7 chn

6. Robert Bryce 1872 #1435 wed 1901 #976 to Georgina Margaret Donald 1868 #11629 daughter of Maria Mansfield and Colin Donald born at Richmond, and lived at Numurkah
3 Children 1. Hilda Flor Bryce 1905 #3872
2. Dorothy Isabel Bryce 1910 #13699
3. Reuben Jno Bryce 1912 #6043

8. Adelaide Bryce 1876 #26062 wed 1901 #3385 to Francis Firman 1874 #3382 born at Craigie, and lived at Numurkah, 5 Children

9. Elizabeth Ann Bryce 1879 #24029 wed 1907 #6319 to Alex Randell Stewart and lived at Kilmore
3 Children 1. Gordon Randall Stewart 1911 #5
2. Bruce Stewart 1912 #21662
3. Lola Gladys Stewart 1913 #32413

10. Alice Victoria Bryce 1882 #8670 wed 1912 #1463 to Danl Geo Burgess 1875 #12435 son of Sarah Ann Gear and Daniel Burgess born at Shepparton

2. Isabella Bryce 13 Jun 1838 - 2 Nov 1915, born at Alva, Scotland. She wed 1857 #1308 probably at Mount Beckworth to Hinrick Hanson Kohn and lived at Merino, Vic, 11 Children
4. David Bryce 1842 - 5 May 1921, born at Adelaide, SA. He wed 1882 at Mount Beckworth to Margaret Clark. They lived at Birchip, Vic.
12 Children 1. Katie Bryce 1883 #8031
2. Elizabeth Bryce 1884 #19172
3. Margaret Bryce 1887 #5354
4. Alex Bryce 1889 #5969
5. Isabella Bryce late in 1889 #33643 and lived 6 weeks
6. Annie Bryce 1891 #15482
7. Ellen Bryce 1892 #25868
8. Isabella Bryce 1893 #33969
9. David Bryce 1894 #31732
10. Marion Bryce 1896 #29946
11. Celina Bryce 1900 #21070
12. Catrina Bryce 1901 #13245
5. Ann Bryce 1845 - 4 Mar 1938, born at Adelaide, SA. She wed at Talbot on 11 Feb 1864 to William Fithall, and had 3 surviving children. They lived at Moolerr, near St Arnaud, Vic.
6. James Bryce 1847 - Apr 1938, born at Adelaide, SA, wed 1871 #1893 to at Mount Beckworth to Jane Jenkins on 6 Apr 1871 and had 12 children. They farmed at Traynor's Lagoon and Moolerr, near St Arnaud, Vic.
10 Children 1. Ann Bryce 1872 #45
2. Charles Bryce 1874 #7774
3. Marion Bryce 1877 #5490
4. Ellen Bryce 1878 #6368
5. James Dawson Bryce 1882 #6543
6. David Bryce 1884 #14088 - 1899 #7546 aged 14
7. Eliz Jane Bryce 1888 #210
8. Twin Isabella Bryce 1889 #27981
9. Twin Phillis Bryce 1889 #27982
10. Robt Bryce 1892 #29072

1. Ann Bryce 1872 #45 wed 1898 #305 to James Boyle and lived at Gre Gre
6 Children 1. Jas Boyle 1899 #3379
2. Ellen Jane Boyle 1900 #19352
3. Elizth Ann Boyle 1903 #10900
4. Jno Alex Boyle 1905 #3409
5. Mervin Lindsay Boyle 1906 #27087
6. Chas Percival Boyle 1910 #19893

2. Charles Bryce 1874 #7774 wed 1898 #4982 to Agnes Aitken and lived at Banyena then at Minyip
5 Children 1. Jane Isabella Bryce 1899 #616
2. Charl May Bryce 1900 #8423
3. Clara Annie Bryce 1901 #24409
4. Marion Bryce 1904 #27546 lived 1 day
5. Jno Jas Bryce 1909 #5034

3. Marion Bryce 1877 #5490 wed 1898 #304 to Ernest Albert Reither 1868 #3409 born at Landsborough, lived at Gre Gre then at Bacchus Marsh, 7 Children

4. Ellen Bryce 1878 #6368 wed 1900 #7353 to John McLeod and lived at Charlton
6 Children 1. Jas Malcolm McLeod 1903 #11959
2. David Jno McLeod 1905 #29220
3. Donald Keith McLeod 1907 #19993
4. Robert Neil McLeod 1910 #7484
5. Ellen Isabel McLeod 1911 #18522
6. Mary Elizth McLeod 1913 #10969

8. Twin Isabella Bryce 1889 #27981 wed 1913 #1973 to Jas Benj Dunn
7. Charles Bryce 28 Jun 1849 - 2 May 1924, born at Dry Creek, SA. He wed 1883 #1830 to Jane Rhodes. They settled at Merino where he was a carpenter and hotel keeper.
4 Children 1. William Rhodes Bryce 1885 #12047
2. James Bryce 1887 #21906
3. Bessie Isabella Bryce 1898 #5086
4. Charles Bryce 1900 #12968 lived 1 day.

1. William Rhodes Bryce 1885 #12047 wed 1908 #8828 to Edith Helena Heazlewood 1887 #10456 daughter of Joan Duff and Robert Henry Heazlewood.
2 Children 1. Dudley Charles Bryce 1909 #29346
2. James Bryce 1911 #22130 lived 1 day


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