Re: Torrance and Halliday Scotland
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I think that we are related to your Torrance family.His mother-in-law Janet Murray nee Melrose is our ancestor.
We have a Daniel Halliday Torrance born c 1838 Dalkeith, Edinburgh, Scotland.His father is John Torrance and his mother's surname is Halliday.
Daniel married Isabella Murray c 1862, daughter of David Murray and Janet Melrose.
Daniel Torrance, wife and 5 children and widowed mother-in-law emigrated to Brisbane, Queensland, Australia in 1886.
Daniel Halliday Torrance died 19 July 1919 and is buried at Lutwych Cemetery, Brisbane, Queensland.