Alexander Welsh Munsie was born circa 1825 in Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, United Kingdom to John Munsie (1798-1864) and Nickless Welsh (1798-1871) and died 21 May 1879 in Corn-Hill, Armidale, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Hannah Maria Richardson (1834-1904) 25 July 1854 in Maitland, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from the United Kingdom.

He arrived New South Wales 20 November 1838 on the Hero of Malown.

Arrived at age 13-14yrs from Scotland on the 'Hero of Marlow' early 1839 with Mother Nickless (or Nicholas) Welsh and Father John Munsie,

sisters Amelia, Susan and Elizabeth, also brothers James, George, Samuel and John.

Settled Patterson near Maitland,

later James to Grafton, Alexander, George and Samuel to New England


Offspring of Alexander Welsh Munsie and Hannah Maria Richardson (1834-1904)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Agnes Munsie (1856-1913)
George A Munsie (1864-1864)
Frederick Alexander Munsie (1866-1929) 1866 Gibbons Plains, New South Wales, Australia 4 April 1929 Glen Innes, New South Wales, Australia Susan Horton (1865-1933)

Fanny Seranna Doust Munsie (1868-1914) 17 September 1868 Gibbons Plains, New South Wales, Australia 1914 Hamilton, New South Wales, Australia George Bray (1867-1947)

Selby Walter Munsie (1870-1938)

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¶ Death
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  • Deaths. At Corn-Hill, on the 21st inst, Alexander Welsh Munsie, aged 54 years and 2 months, the beloved husband of Annie Maria Munsie.—'Maitland Mercury,' please copy.
The Armidale Express And New England General Advertiser, 30 May 1879, page 5