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Anne Odonaghue, 24 single woman Housekeeper RC both Clare came 19 Feb 1842 as Bounty Immigrants on the Regulus
Daniel Odonahoe 22 (young man 47) Carpenter RC both Cork, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Mr E ODonaid Departed from Hobart on 19 Nov 1838 for Port Phillip on the Bandicoot
Mary Odonehon 19 (single woman 33) Housemaid Prot both Dublin, came 3 Oct 1841 on the Agricola
Edward O'donnell, 26 single man Labourer RC, both Tipperary, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
Edward Odonnell - Odonnell wed Bridget Ryan in 1843 at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong christened Margaret 1846, John 1846
Ellen O'donnell, 16 single woman House servant RC, both Tipperary, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
James Odonell wed Charlotte Cooke in 1840 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
James Odonnell / Odonald 30 hus (family 36) Labourer RC Both Galway, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Bridget Odonnell / Odonald 28 wife of Charles (family 36) RC Both, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
James O'donnell, 27 single man Labourer RC, both Tipperary, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
James Odonnell, male wed Anne Dempsey 1842 #34793 Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong
James Odonnell and Anne Dempsey christened William 1843, George 1845, Catherine 1847
James O'Donnell Owned Property New Town Geelong - House & Land
John Odonnell Letter at the Post Office unclaimed 30 Oct 1843
John Odonnell wed Catherine Dempsey in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong christened Edward 1847
Malachi Odonnel 20 Farm servant RC yes Killard, came Nov 1839 on the William Metcalf
Malachi Odonnel wed Anne Cavanagh in 1840 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne christened Jane 1841
Martin Odonnel 34 hus (family 25) Farm Servant RC both Cola, came 17 July 1841 on the Royal Saxon
Margaret Odonnel 28 wife of Martin (family 25) Farm Servant RC neither Cola, came 17 July 1841 on the Royal Saxon
Martin Odonnell and Margaret Green christened Mary 1844, Margaret 1847
Martin Odonnell 3 Oct 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
Mr ODonnell Departed from Hobart on 23 June 1838 for Port Phillip on the Isabella
Patk Odonnel 23 (single man 35) Labourer RC neither Clare, came 4 Nov 1841 on the Diamond
Susan O'donnell, 18 single woman House servant RC, both Cashels, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
Thomas O'donnell, 18 single man Labourer RC, both Tipperary, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
Thomas Odonnell wed Mary Monaghan in 1847 at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong
William Odonnell 23 (single man 14) Labourer RC both Tipperary, came 4 Oct 1841 on the Enmore
William O'donnell, 20 single man Labourer RC, both Cashel, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
William ODonnell cleared out from Port Phillip 4 Nov 1843 for Valparaiso Margaret Connal
William Odonnell, letter at Geelong Post Office 6 Mar 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 6 Mar 1844
Winifred Odonnell wed Patrick Connors in 1845 at Roman Catholic
Patrick Odonohu in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 April 1843
Daniel Wellesley Odonovan, in Melbourne Gaol as a Lunatic to be sent to the Lunatic Asylum at Turban Creek,. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Nov 1845
Richard Odonovan List No 9, 30 Sep 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
David Odowd, 29 hus Labourer RC neither Mayo arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Hannah Odowd, 30 wife of David Housekeeper RC neither Mayo arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Andrew Odowd, 3 son of David RC Mayo arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
David Odowd and Hannah Malency christened Patrick 1844, David 1846
Mary Odowd, 21 single female House servant RC neither Mayo arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Mary Odowd wed Patrick Grady in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
James Odwyer 8 Aug 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
Michael Odwire 23 (single man 39) Labourer RC both Tipperary, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Jerry Odwyer List No 10, 31 Oct 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Betty Ofarrell / Ofarrell 19 dau of Michael (single woman 22) Farm servant Prot both Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Maria Ofarrell, died 46 female Melbourne 1842 #38328 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Mary Jane Ofarrell / Ofarrell 17 dau of Michael (single woman 20) Farm servant Prot both Tyrone, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Michael Ofarrel / Ofarrell 38 hus (family 24) Labourer prot both Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Mary Ofarrel / Ofarrell 38 wife of Michael (family 24) General servant Prot reads Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Fanny Ofarrel / Ofarrell 13, Ann Ofarrel / Ofarrell 11, Michael Ofarrel / Ofarrell 7 and Margaret Ofarrel / Ofarrell 3 dau of Michael (family 24) Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Michael Ofarrell, grocer in Geelong thanks his customers for support He is now obtained his License as an Auctioneer. Source - Geelong Advertiser 20 May 1844
Michael Ofarrell, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Corio St Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Mr OFarrell 7 Mar 1841 arrived Melbourne from Sydney, on the Jewess
Rebecca Ofarrell / Ofarrell 16 dau of Michael (single woman 21) Farm servant Prot reads Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Rebecca Ofarrel wed William Lloyd in 1846 at Church of England Christ Church, Geelong
William Ofarrell, letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Feb 1844
Willaim Ofarrell, Burgess for La Trobe Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
William Ofarrell, Shop Elizabeth St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Burke Ward on Committee 15 Sep 1843 to meet at John Brettargh, 'St John's Tavern'
William O'Farrell rate collector Collins street, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr W OFarrell Advertisement - men of Bourke Ward signed letter supporting Mr Henry Moore, asking him to stand for upcoming election source PPH 24 Oct 1843
Dr Officer arrived 27-Dec 1840 from Launceston on the Tamar
Miss Officer arrived 27-Dec 1840 from Launceston on the Tamar
Dr Officer, Mrs and Miss Officer departed from Port Phillip 8 Jan 1841 and sailed from Melbourne 11 Jan 1841 for Hobart arrived 17 Jan, on the Agenoria
Mr Officer cleared from Port Phillip 24 Feb 1843 and sailed from Port Phillip 26 Feb 1843 for Hobart arrived 7 March Flying Fish
Mr Charles Myles Officer, Master Henry S and W F Officer, Cabin Passengers arrived 28 Oct 1844 at Melbourne from Leith Clarendon, source local newspapers
Mr M Officer cleared on 2 Nov 1844 from Melbourne and sailed on 3 Nov for Hobart arrived 8 Nov Flying Fish, source local newspapers
Mr W Officer cleared on 2 Nov 1844 from Melbourne and sailed on 3 Nov for Hobart arrived 8 Nov Flying Fish, source local newspapers
Mr and Mrs OFlaherty arrived at Port Phillip 7 Oct 1843 from Sydney on 3 Oct Shamrock and sailed from Port Phillip to Launceston arrived 11 Oct 1843 on the Shamrock
Richard B Oflaherty 19 (Steerage 5) Labourer Prot both Hertford, came 3 Jun 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberland
Rodger Tague O'Flagherty compositor Little Collins street, Source - 1847 Directory
Thomas OFlaherty From Launceston Arrived at Port Phillip 7 April 1843 from Sydney via Launceston on 5 Apr Sea Horse
Mr OFlanaghan Departed from Launceston on 27 Nov 1838 for Port Phillip on the Aquilla
Michael Oflanigan / Oflanagan 20 (single man 24) Labourer Prot Both Mayo, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Michael Oflanaghan in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 April 1843
Michael Oflannaghan 8 Aug 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
Henry Ogaff 29 (single man 40) Labourer RC neither, came 1 Oct 1841 on the Middlesex
Mrs Ogbin arrived 1 Nov 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Corsair
Thomas Ogden and Mary christened Caroline 1843, Sarah 1844
Win. Ogden Letters unclaimed at Post-Office, Melbourne 30th April, 1847
Catherine Ogilvy was born on 7 Mar 1811 in Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland and died in 1858 in Hawkesbury District, Victoria, Australia, at age 47. She came Dec 1839 on the Superb with her brothers David and William Spence Ogilvie, and wed on 16 Jul 1850 to John Wood Beilby born on 25 May 1818 in Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh. The arrival is not mentioned in Di Cumming's details.
Mr D Ogilvie Arrived at Sydney on 28 Dec 1839 from Greenock, South Aust and Port Phillip 21 Dec on the Superb
David Ogilvy came from the Port of Glasgow on the 8th July 1839 on the "Ship Superb" arriving in Australia at Port Adelaide in November 1839 and thence to Port Philip at Melbourne with his brother William Spence OGILVY and sister Catherine Ogilvy. From theOgilvy Website records The Ogilvy Children, William Spence, David, John Spence, and Catherine lived with their widowed mother until she died in 1837.
David Ogilvy (David2, Alexander1) was born on 26 Jun 1804 in Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, died in London, England, and was buried on 17 Jul 1871 in Warriston Cemetery, Edinburgh, Scotland. David Ogilvy was a Writer to the Signet, the Scottish term for solicitor, and soon had his career established in the new colony. Also on the Superb was Elizabeth Aitchinson Williamson, born on the 23rd May 1815, the seventh child of Isabella Bathgate and Scottish James Williamson (not listed by Di Cummings)
Daniel/David Ogilvey wed on the 9th September 1841 to Elizabeth Aitchison Williamson at Scots Church, Heidelberg and went to live in Punt Road, South Yarra on the site now known as Witchwood Close. He called his house "Airlie Bank". (brother Alexander was Earl of Airlie).
Daniel Ogilvy house Queen St Bourke Ward 212 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
David Ogilvy solicitor and notary Queen-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
David Ogilvy, and Elizabeth baptised male David at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong born at Melbourne 1842 #822
and baptised James Williamson 1844, Alexander John 1846 - in all 5 sons and 2 dau, last Elizabeth Catherine Ogilvy 1860 #1744.
David Ogilvy and Attorneys, Solicitors, And Proctors. Notaries Public Owned Property St. Kilda - Freehold Property
David Ogilvy 1800 - 1876 #3348 aged 76 son of Ann Duncan and George Ogilvy born in Scotland
David Ogilvy 1832 - 1876 #837 aged 44 son of David Ogilvie and Mary Ann Ross born in Perth, Scotland
David Ogilvy wed Julia Welsh in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne christened Jane 1842, Catherine 1844
David Ogilvy, and Judith Welsh baptised female Jane at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #365
David Ogilvie, House Queen St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Burke Ward
David Ogilvie, 3 cases doors cargo came 2 Dec 1843 from Leith on the Mid Lothian The Port Phillip Herald Tue 5 Dec 1843
David Ogilvy St Kilda freehold List 10 Sep 1844 of Elector in Port Phillip 1 June 1844 to 31 May 1845
David Ogilvie solicitor Queen street & St. Kilda, Source - 1847 Directory
George Ogilvie in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
GA Oglevie, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
George Ogilby, Western Port District depasturing license for 1-30 Sept 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 15 Nov 1844
Mr I Ogilvie Cabin arrived 18 Oct 1840 from London on the London
Mr Ogilvie arrived 10 Feb 1840 from Sydney on the William Metcalfe
Mr Ogilvie Cabin - arrived 24 April 1840 from Sydney on the Strathfieldsaye
Miss Ogilvy, Cabin arrived at Port Phillip 15 May 1843 from London and Plymouth 19 Jan Parkfield
Mrs Ogilvy, a son born 21 Jan near Melbourne. Source - Port Phillip Herald 23 Jan 1844
Mr Ogilby cleared on 30 Sep 1844 and sailed 4 Oct from Melbourne for Sourabaya Lord William Bentinck, source local newspapers
Mr R Ogilvie Cabin arrived 18 Oct 1840 from London on the London
Robert Ogilvie in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 Aug 1843
Robert Ogilby, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
Robert Ogilby, No 6, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 4 July 1845
Robert E Ogilvy, Licensed to depasture stock at Western Port District July 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 18 Aug 1845
Robert Edwin Ogilby settler Tatiara Country, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr W Ogilvie Arrived at Sydney on 28 Dec 1839 from Greenock, South Aust and Port Phillip 21 Dec on the Superb
Mr W Ogilvie (Cabin 14) came 11 Aug 1840 on the Isabella Watson and Mr Ogilvie Reported Tues 18 Aug 1840 - The Cabin passengers of the Isabella Watson entertained Captain Macdonald, sailed 8 Sep 1840 from Port Phillip for Sydney,
William Spence OGILVY born on 28 Dec 1806 in Edinburgh, came Dec 1839 on the Superb with his brother David and sister Catherine, and returned to London where he wed in Jun 1841 to Catherine Blatherwick in St.John's Church, Waterloo, London
Mr O'Gourday arrived 1 Nov 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Corsair
Mr OGourley departing 10 Nov 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip, on the Corsair /td>
Bessy Ograby / Grady 22 (Single woman 22), Farm servant Clare RC, arrived 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel
Elizabeth Ogrady wed Edward Ingram in 1847 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Michael Ogrady and Honora Hyde christened Thomas 1844, Jeremiah 1845
Michael O'Grady night-watchman off Flinders lane, Source - 1847 Directory
P O'Grady Letter at Post-office unclaimed 7 April 1847
Andrew O'Halloran Owned Property Corio Street Geelong - House & Land
Anne Ohalloran wed John Murphy in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Ellen O'Hallaran Letter at Post-office unclaimed 7 April 1847
Mary Ohalloran, No 8, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 10 Sep 1845
Mary Ohalleron wed Edmond Orourke in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong
M OHalloran arrived 7-May Charlotte 1840 from Launceston on 3 May on the Charlotte
Andrew Ohara wed Mary Anne Crill in 1843 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Captain OHara Departed from Launceston on 20 Sep 1838 for Port Phillip on the Bee
Dr O’Hara Russell-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Dr and Mrs Ohara (Cabin 2 ) depart 23 Apr 1842 on the Branken Moor
Dr and Mrs Ohara, Port Phillip Herald 22 Apr 1842 Page 2 To depart 23 Apr 1842 for England on the Brackenmoor
Henry Lewis Ohara wed Maria Elizabeth Power in 1841 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
James Ohara 19 (single man 19) Labourer Prot both Co Antrim, employed by Mr Foxton Melbourne arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
James Ohara wed Ann Burnett in 1844 at Church of England St James Melbourne christened Emma 1845
Mary Ann Ohare, List No 9, 30 Sep letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 1 Oct 1844
Mr O'Hea arrived 23 Nov 1844 at Melbourne from Liverpool on 18 July Thomas Hughes, source local newspapers
Patrick Ohara 20 (single man 24) Gardener, prot, Kildare, came 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel
Patrick Horn Ohara, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Ashby Village Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Patrick Ohear Ohare, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
Sarah Oharra, 18 single woman Housekeeper RC reads Donegal came 19 Feb 1842 as Bounty Immigrants on the Regulus
Sarah Ohara, wed Matthew Timmins 1842 #739 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Seaman O'Hea Ohare, charged with insubordination on the high seas arrived 23 Nov 1844 on the Thomas Hughes
George Oils - surety for John Warner, to get License for Confectioner Portland, for 6 months to 1 July 1848. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 71, 15 Jan 1848
D P Okeden Correspondence 1847 Gippsland 50 sq ml 2 42
D.Y O'Keden settler Rosedale Gipps Land, Source - 1847 Directory
Bridget Okeefe wed John Corcoran in 1843 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Ellen Okeeffe in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 June 1843
Ellen Okeefe christened Lewis 1844
Honora Okeefe 22 (single woman 40) House servant RC reads Clare, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Mary Nixon
James O'Keeffe labourer Stephens street, Source - 1847 Directory
John Okief / Okeff 28 (single man 41) Shepherd RC neither Tipperary, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Metcalfe
John Okeeffe and Catherine Walsh christened Catherine 1841, Mary 1844, Patrick 1845, Julia Avon 1847
J Okeiffe, The Port Phillip Herald Tuesday, 3 Jan 1843 signed public notice supporting John Stephen to be a Councillor for the La Trobe Ward
John Okeefe, Shop and house Collins Lane The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in La Trobe Ward
John Okeeffee, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 28 Nov 1843 in Jury to hear criminal cases of the day
John Okeefe, Burgess for La Trobe Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
John Okeefe, sworn in as a Special Constable before His Worship the Mayor 21 Oct 1845 72 enrolled, all publicans exempted. Source - Port Phillip Herald 23 Oct 1845
John Okeefe, added to list of Burgesses on committee for re-election of Councillor Sanford in La Trobe Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 30 Oct 1845
John O'Keeffe grocer Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
J Okeefe, jury for Supreme Court Tue 20 Aug 1844. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 24 Aug 1844
Lawrence Okief 25 (single man 27) Labourer Prot neither Galway, came 7 Oct 1841 on the Intrinsic
Martin Okeif 21 hus (family 14) Labourer RC both Clare, came 4 Oct 1841 on the Enmore
Judy Okeif 20 wife of (family 14) Housemaid RC both Clare, came 4 Oct 1841 on the Enmore
Martin Okeffe, and Judith Obrien baptised female Ellen at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #10
Martin Okeif and Judith Obrien christened Michael 1843, Daniel 1847
See Ancestry with family tree of Ellen's husband James White son of John White, married Ellen O'Keefe 8th Oct 1859 in Duneed (near Geelong), Victoria, Australia, daughter of Martin O'Keefe and Johanna (or Judith?) O'Brien. She was born 16th Dec 1841 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, was christened 3rd Jan 1842 in St Francis, and died 20th July 1926 age 84 in Birregurra (near Colac), Victoria, Australia. She was buried in Warncoort.
Michael Okeefe / Okeef 25 (single man, 2nd part 3) Labourer RC both Tipperary, came 3 Jun 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberland
Martin Okeefe in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 May 1843
Morris Okeefe and Julia Lyon christened Mary 1845
Peter Okeeffe / Okeef 28 (single man 32) Labourer RC both Co Clare, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Mary Nixon
Peter Okeefe, died 35 male Melbourne 1842 #38377 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Timothy Okeefe - convict came on the Woodbridge 1840, has not called for his ticket, Ticket of Leave. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 99, 7 Jun 1843
Timothy OKeefe Convict came on the Woodbridge 1840, sentence Life, granted Ticket of Leave 18 Aug 1845, holder at Portland Police Station
Margaret Okeough 20 (single woman 51) Nursemaid RC neither Co Cork, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Metcalfe
Mr Thomas OKell, cabin arrived 27 Sep 1842 from Liverpool and departed to Sydney on the Ocean
James OKey arrived at Port Phillip 5 Nov 1843 from Launceston 28 Oct Tamar
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