Jane Scott Mitchell was the daughter of Mary Ann Mann and James Mitchell born c1829 in Scotland and arrived Australia 1841 with parents David and Margaret and sister Lillias. David and Margaret had another son John after their arrival in Australia. This family lived in Balmain NSW until at least the mid 1880's. Jane Scott Mitchell married twice and died 1935 at Balmain in Sydney. Her first marriage was to John A. H. Walker whom she married in 1874 registered in Sydney. Her second husband was Thomas H Hay whom she married in 1888 at Balmain. She had a number of children with her first husband all born at Balmain and at least 3 with her 2nd husband.