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Reedy Family Templederry/Hogan Family Fantane

Reedy Family Templederry/Hogan Family Fantane

Posted: 1 Jan 1999 12:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 2 Aug 2002 1:25AM GMT
Surnames: Reedy, Hogan, Quirke
Members of the REEDY family from Templederry migrated to Australia in the 1850s. As far as I know, Judith with her husband Jeremiah QUIRK and their family were the first to migrate. Then in 1851 my great grandfather, Patrick REEDY, his wife Catherine (HOGAN) and their four children (Thomas, Eliza, Mary and Margaret) left Ireland. By the time they arrived in Australia in February 1852 there was another daughter Johanna. On their migration documents Patrick stated that he was from Latteragh and that the children had been born at Gurteenavalagh, Co Tipperary. I have not been able to locate this place. Patick's parents Thomas and Mary were still in Templederry while Roger Hogan (Catherine's father) in Fantane was a widower his wife, Catherine, having died. The Reedy family settled in Camden N.S.W. where Patrick and Thomas worked on the Macarthur Estate, Camden Park. My great-uncle Thomas eventually became a head gardener at the Estate and was involved in the development of the orchid and exotic plant collections there. My grandfather was Roger Reedy, the youngest child in the family. I am keen to trace the family both in Ireland and Australia.
Posted: 22 Mar 1999 12:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 30 Oct 2002 9:31PM GMT
Surnames: Quirk, Hogan
My error. I entered a typo in your e-mail address.

Sorry.

Bill

QUIRK/HOGAN

Posted: 22 Mar 1999 12:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 30 Oct 2002 9:31PM GMT
Surnames: QUIRK, BOYLE, HOGAN
Your e-mail is bouncing.

Please contact me concerning info I believe I have on this family.



Bill

Quirkes coming to Australia

Posted: 24 Apr 2001 12:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 10 Jul 2001 2:14AM GMT
Surnames: Quirke, Brosnan, Kerin
Hello from Perth, Australia. We have a family of Quirke children who arrived unescorted in NSW in 1883,(on the ship "Rialto") named Mary 16yrs, Thomas 1871, Johanna 1873. They are believed to have been met by their sister. Having read your post, I wonder if they were in fact met by their sister-in-law, who could have been your Jeremiah Quirke's wife. I hope you can provide some links for us.

Re: Quirkes coming to Australia

Posted: 28 Jul 2002 10:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi Lorrainne.

I was looking through the ancestor pages in hope to find some info on a Fisher family that moved to Tingalpa, Brisbane. Australia in the 1960s. His name was Ronald Fisher and his wife is June. I know he has 5 children, one whos name is Lorraine and I wondered if this could be you. Could you please let me know as I am quite eager to get in touch with him. Thank you . Weeney.

Re: Quirkes coming to Australia

LOrraine (View posts)
Posted: 28 Jul 2002 10:29AM GMT
Classification: Query
Sorry, Weeney. Fisher is my married name. There are no Lorraines on my husbands side of the family.
His grandfather, Job John Fisher, came to Albany, West australia with wife Ellen and baby son. These Fishers were from suffolk, England.

Re: Quirkes coming to Australia

Posted: 28 Jul 2002 11:07AM GMT
Classification: Query
thanks for answering my maessage. I know it was a shot in the dark, but i'll keep looking. Once again thank you.

Re: Quirkes coming to Australia

Posted: 22 Aug 2003 3:57AM GMT
Classification: Query
HI LOrraine,
THE ONLY INFO I HAVE IS REGARDING MARY QUIRK'S MARRIAGE TO JOHN (JOCK) BROSNAN.THEY MARRIED IN N.S.W THEN LATER MOVED TO FREMANTLE W.A.
THEY HAD 5 CHILDREN: JOHN (JACK) BROSNAN,THOMAS BROSNAN, MARY BROSNAN,EDMUND BROSNAN AND NORAH BROSNAN.

Re: Quirkes coming to Australia

Posted: 11 Mar 2006 12:03AM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi Lisa, I forgot that we had already communicated some time back. Do you have anything new on the Quirkes?

Re: Quirkes coming to Australia

Posted: 29 Nov 2012 1:48PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Fisher
My name is Lorraine Melville nee Fisher. My parents moved to Brisbane Australia in 1965. They had 5 children. If you would like more information please reply.

Regards

Lorraine
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