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Bridget Magrath, female wed William Magrath 1842 #35411 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Catharine Magrah/Magrath, 20, Housemaid, RC, neither, Tipperary, arrived 28 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Denis Magrath wed Anne Mckenna in 1843 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong baptised Margaret 1845
Edward Mcgraw - Magrath wed Catherine Delahunty in 1843 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong baptised Sarah 1845, Mary 1845, John 1847
John Magrath in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
John Magrath 25 hus (family 21) Smith RC neither Banslea, came 1 Mar 1841 on the Argyle
Mary Magrath 20 wife of John (family 21) Housemaid RC neither Banslea, came 1 Mar 1841 on the Argyle
John Magrath 23 hus (family 19) Labourer RC neither Cashel, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Mary Magrath 22 wife of John (family 19) Housemaid RC neither Cashel, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
John Magrath 0 son of John (family 19) Cashel, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Judith Magrath wed Andrew Burke in 1845 at Roman Catholic
Mary Magrath 21 (single woman 42) Dairymaid, RC neither, Wexford, came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
Mary Magrath, Sponsor of Bridget dau of John Clear Baptised on 7 Nov 1842 by Rev Daniel Macelvey at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne - see my Chapman page for details of this event
Mary Magrett, Sponsor of John son of James Neville Baptised on 7 Nov 1842 by Rev Daniel Macelvey at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne - see my Chapman page for details of this event
Mary Magrath, female wed James Ambrose 1842 #35402 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Mr M Magrath arrived 20 Dec 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Corsair
Patrick Magrath, wed Mary Mulcair 1842 #246 Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Peter Magraw 28 hus (family 28) Labourer RC neither Galway, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Judy Magraw 18 wife of Peter (family 28) House maid RC neither, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Peter Magrath and Judith Walsh baptised Thadeus 1844
Robert Magrath, male wed Catherine Seery 1842 #35459 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Robert Magrath wed 7 May 1842 to Catherine Seery witnesses Patrick Maher, Anne Ryan and Mark Baldlerson 1842 #253 Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong by Rev Michael Stephens
Robert Magrath and Catherine Leery baptised Ellen 1846
Thady Magrath in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 June 1843
Thomas Magrath 26 hus (family 20) Farm Servant, RC reads, Wexford, came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
Kitty Magrath 35 wife of Thomas (family 20) Dairy maid, RC reads, Wexford, came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
Timothy Magrath and Mary Mcdonnell baptised Denis 1841, Cath 1843, Matthew 1845, William 1847;
Directory 1847 carpenter, off Bourke street
William Magrath see Mcgrath came on Himalaya
William Magrath, male wed Bridget Magrath 1842 #35411 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
William Magrath wed Catherine Crook in 1847 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Ellen Magrogue, 21 single woman Farm servant RC Neither London came 19 Feb 1842 as Bounty Immigrants on the Regulus
Ellen Magwire wed William George Pattison in 1843 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Ann Maguire 25 (single woman 22) General servant Prot both Cork arrived 18 Feb 1844 from London and Cork on the Royal Consort
Catherine Maguire 22 (single woman 37) Nursemaid RC neither Limerick, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Metcalfe>
James Maguire lime merchant off Flinders lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Maria Maguire 19, 6 single woman, Dressmaker Tyrone RC both, arrived 14 Dec 1840 from Liverpool on the Vesper
Maria Maguire, female wed Richardson Bell 1842 #35479 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Michael Magurk, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Mr and Mrs Magrath and son Cleared out from Port Phillip 23 May 1843 for Sydney arrived 2 June Lady St Kilda
Patrick Maguire, Catherine and Family drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
Mr P Morgan / Maguire Departed from Launceston on 14 Nov 1838 for Port Phillip on the Black Joke
Patrick Maguire - Maguire wed Mary Keane in 1845 at Roman Catholic baptised Margaret 1847, Patrick 1847
Mrs Seth Maguire Collins St employed Caroline Sheppard 19 (single woman 45) arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Thomas Maguire 24 (Single man 42) Labourer RC both Donegal, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Ann Maher 18 (single woman 30) General servant RC neither Tipperary, came 21 Jan 1841 on the Sir Charles Forbes
Anne Maher wed John Fogarty in 1841 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Bridget Maher, female wed Robert Brown 1842 #35498 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Bridget Maher, female wed John Gaffney 1842 #35520 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Catherine Maher 20 (single woman 38) Housemaid Prot both Tipperary, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Eliza Maher 24 (single woman 34) House servant RC reads Kings Co, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Mary Nixon
Eliza Maher 19 (single woman 37) House servant RC reads Kilow?, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Eliza Maher wed Baptist Hearst in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Eliza Maher wed Thomas Gorton in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
James/John Maher / Maher 22 (single man 46) Labourer, RC, neither, Tipperary, came 18 July 1840 on the Theresa
James Maher 22 (single man 51) Carpenter, RC, both, Ireland, came 18 July 1840 on the Theresa
James Maher 25 (single man 26) Shepherd RC both Kings Co, came 21 Jan 1841 on the Sir Charles Forbes
James Maher 37 hus (family 16) Farm servant RC both Co Leamonth?, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Metcalfe
Biddy Maher 37 wife of James (family 16) Farm servant RC, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Metcalfe
Johanna Maher 8 and James Maher 4 (family 16) RC, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Metcalfe
Jane Maher wed John Healy in 1847 at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong
Jeremiah Maher 29 hus (family 21) Farm Servant, RC reads, Kilkenny, came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
Catherine Maher 28 wife of Jeremiah (family 21) Dairy maid, RC reads, Kilkenny, came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
Jeremiah Maher, and Catherine Connell baptised female Mary at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #342
Jeremiah Maher and Catherine Ocnnell baptised Anastatia 1844, John 1846
Jeremiah Maher, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
Jeremiah Maher and his wife Catherine O'Connell came from Ireland
Jofin Mahan farm labourer Heidelberg, Source - 1847 Directory
Johanna Maher, 19 single female House servant RC both Tipperary arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Johanna Maher, female wed William Witheridge 1842 #4599 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
John Maher 18 (single man 44) Labourer RC both Tipperary, came 17 July 1841 on the England
John Mahan 28 hus (family 28) Labourer RC neither Kildare came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
Mary Mahan 29 wife of John (family 28) came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
James Mahan 8, Terence Mahan 6 and Michl Mahan 4 son of John (family 28) came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
John Mahon, and Mary Nowlan baptised female Mary at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #109
John Mahon - Mahoney and Mary Nowlan baptised Anne 1844, John 1846, Bridget 1847
John Maher, 21 hus Labourer RC, both Tipperary, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
Margaret Maher, 28 wife Housemaid RC, reads Tipperary, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
John Maher and Margaret Whelan baptised Michael 1843, Martin 1845, Edward 1846
John Maher, 25 single man Carpenter Prot, both Cork, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
John Maher, and Bridget Finn baptised female Anne at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #36689
John Maher and Bridget Finn baptised Ellen 1845, John 1847
John Mahar and Jane Cavenagh baptised John 1844
John Maher wed Margaret Lalor in 1845 at Roman Catholic
Julia Maher wed William Bridge in 1845 at Roman Catholic
Margaret Maher sponsor for Hannah Roberts baptised 5 Nov 1839 at St Francis Roman Catholic church
Martin Maher, male wed Nanno Ryan 1842 #35493 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Mary Maher 16 (single woman 39) Housemaid Prot both Tipperary, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Michael Maher 32 hus (family 27) Labourer RC Both Dublin, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Bridget Maher 26 wife of Michael (family 27) Housekeeper RC Both, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Michael Maher List No 10, 31 Oct 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Michael Maher Page 153 letters at ost Office, 31st May 1847
Patrick Mahon / Maher 21 (single man 47) Labourer, RC, reads, Tipperary, came 18 July 1840 on the Theresa
Patrick Maher witness at wedding of Robert Magrath wed 7 May 1842 to Catherine Seery at Melb and Geelong Roman Catholic Church
Patrick Maher wed Mary Donahoue in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Patrick Maher with Mary and 2 chn arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the brig 'Scout' 20 Apr 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 22 Apr 1845
Patrick Maher, No 6, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 4 July 1845
Patrick Maher, Licensed to cut timber at County of Bourke August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Robert Maher 26 hus (family 85) Labourer Prot both Dublin, came 3 Oct 1841 on the Agricola
Betty Maher 22 wife of Robert (family 86) came 3 Oct 1841 on the Agricola
Stephen Maher, single man Labourer RC, both Tipperary, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
Stephen Mahan wed Grace Clahossy in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Thomas Maher / Mahar 20, (single man 20) Labourer, RC both Co Tipperary, came 17 Dec 1841 on the on the Agostina
Thomas Mahers, 35 both was Taylor, trained as Taylor married crime - Larceny 7 years convicted 3 Jan 1843, at Co C Court, received 13 Feb 1843, at Newgate, became an Exile and received a Royal Pardon 10 Oct 1844, arrived at Geelong 18 March 1845 on the Sir George Seymour, and was employed by Mr Howell Corio (List a106 and a40)
Thomas Mahar wed Mary Healy in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne baptised Margaret 1847 Page 32 letters at Post Office, 3 Feb 1847
William Maher, 22 single man Labourer RC both Meath arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
William Maher and Judith Maher baptised Mary 1843
William Maher 8 Aug 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
William Maher, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 29 Aug 1844
William Maher wed Jane Sweeney in 1845 at Roman Catholic baptised John 1845
William Maher, arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the brig 'Swan' 21 Aug 1845. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Aug 1845
Maher see Maher & Maher in a partnership settlers County Bourke, Source - 1847 Directory
Maher & Maher in a partnership settlers County Bourke, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr Mahimadee arrived 3 Nov 1844 at Melbourne from Sydney on 30 Oct Shamrock, source local newspapers
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