Families in Victoria
1853 : Maria Nolan : Stalwell, Victoria
 Maria Nolan (c1831 – ????) – from Ireland
 Donald McPherson (???? – ????) – from Unknown
In July 1853, Maria/Mary, the daughter of Peter Nolan and Bridget Connelly arrived in Australia aboard the “Bloomer”. Ten years or so later, in 1864, she married a Donald McPHERSON at Stawell, Victoria. Her stated age at the time of her marriage was 33.