Catherine Garvey

F, b. 1857
  • Catherine Garvey was born in 1857 in Co Clare, Ireland.
  • She was the daughter of Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings.
  • Catherine Garvey immigrated on 9 July 1863 to Hervey Bay with Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings. Michael 41, Mary 40,Bridget 22, Margaret 20, Bridget 18, Mary 15, Michael 12, John 10, Patrick 8, Catherine 6, Daniel 38 and a Honora Garvey 20 travelled on the David Ivor.

Catherine Garvey

F, b. 1870, d. 24 September 1936
  • Catherine Garvey was born in 1870.
  • She was the daughter of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes.
  • At the age of 25 years, Catherine Garvey married Thomas George Hayes in 1895 in Queensland.
  • Catherine Garvey died on 24 September 1936 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 25 September 1937 in Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery. RCOLD1-004-0016.

Ellen Garvey

F, b. 8 March 1883, d. 1958
  • Ellen Garvey was born on 8 March 1883.
  • She was the daughter of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes.
  • At the age of 22 years, Ellen Garvey married Edwin Newton in 1906 in Queensland.
  • Ellen Garvey died in 1958 in Brisbane, Queensland.

James Garvey

M, b. 1836, d. 21 March 1906
  • James Garvey was born in 1836. He was the son of James and Alice.
  • James Garvey married Sarah Hughes circa 1870.
  • James Garvey selected land - (Portion 1130, Parish of Meringandan) circa 1880 in Meringandan.
  • On 1 July 1898,his wife, Sarah Hughes died in Queensland.
  • James Garvey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Meringandan. He was a labourer.
  • James Garvey died on 21 March 1906 in Queensland. He died in the Toowoomba Hospital, having been admitted on 3 March and had been living at Jondaryan before he was admitted.
  • He was buried on 22 March 1906 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes

James Garvey

M, b. 1871, d. 26 May 1875
  • James Garvey was born in 1871 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes.
  • James Garvey was buried on 26 May 1875 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  • James Garvey died on 26 May 1875 in Queensland.

James Francis Garvey

M, b. 24 December 1885, d. 17 August 1964
  • James Francis Garvey was born on 24 December 1885 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes.
  • James Francis Garvey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Evergreen. He was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1916 living at Sugarloaf, Kingsthorpe. He was a miner.
  • He and John Patrick Garvey appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Brooklyn, Haden. They were labourers.
  • James Francis Garvey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Brooklyn, Haden. He was a labourer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1958 and 1963 living at Royal Hotel, Kamm Street, Haden.
  • James Francis Garvey died on 17 August 1964 in Queensland at age 78.
  • He was buried on 18 August 1964 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.      RCOLD1-004-0015.

John Garvey

M, b. 1853, d. 29 December 1888
  • John Garvey was born in 1853 in Co Clare, Ireland.
  • He was the son of Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings.
  • John Garvey immigrated on 9 July 1863 to Hervey Bay with Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings. Michael 41, Mary 40,Bridget 22, Margaret 20, Bridget 18, Mary 15, Michael 12, John 10, Patrick 8, Catherine 6, Daniel 38 and a Honora Garvey 20 travelled on the David Ivor.
  • At the age of 26 years, John Garvey married Honor Donohue in 1879 in Queensland.
  • John Garvey died on 29 December 1888 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 30 December 1888 in Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery. RC1-008-0046.

John Francis Garvey

M, b. 1891, d. 1922
  • John Francis Garvey was born in 1891 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Michael Garvey and Margaret Pierce.
  • John Francis Garvey died in 1922 in Queensland.

John Patrick Garvey

M, b. 1868, d. 14 November 1945
  • John Patrick Garvey was born in 1868.
  • He was the son of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes.
  • John Patrick Garvey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Gomoran Creek. He was a labourer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Mt Darry. He was a farmer. There was also a Margaret and Bridget Garvey living at Mt Darry.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Haden. He was a labourer.
  • He and James Francis Garvey appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Brooklyn, Haden. They were labourers.
  • John Patrick Garvey died on 14 November 1945 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • He was buried on 15 November 1945 in Lutwyche Cemetery.

Mabel Catherine Garvey

F, b. 1894

Margaret Garvey

F, b. 1842, d. 5 November 1934
  • Margaret Garvey was born in 1842 in Rathlaheen, Co Clare, Ireland.
  • She was the daughter of Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings.
  • Margaret Garvey immigrated on 9 July 1863 to Hervey Bay with Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings. Michael 41, Mary 40,Bridget 22, Margaret 20, Bridget 18, Mary 15, Michael 12, John 10, Patrick 8, Catherine 6, Daniel 38 and a Honora Garvey 20 travelled on the David Ivor.
  • At the age of 30 years, Margaret Garvey married John Keleher (born 1843 - died 26 Nov 1875 Toowoomba, son of Jeremiah Keleher and Ellen Lucey) in 1872 in Queensland.
  • At the age of 36 years, Margaret Garvey married James Egan (son of Patrick and Bridget Foran - born Ballycallan, Co Killkenny, Ireland died 1888 Toowoomba) in 1878 in Queensland.
  • Margaret Garvey died on 5 November 1934 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 8 November 1934 in Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery. RC1-024-0019 - She is buried with her second husband James Egan.

Maria Annie (Mary) Garvey

F, b. 1848, d. 7 June 1915
  • Maria Annie (Mary) Garvey was born in 1848 in County Cork, Ireland.
  • She was the daughter of Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings.
  • Maria Annie (Mary) Garvey immigrated on 9 July 1863 to Hervey Bay with Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings. Michael 41, Mary 40,Bridget 22, Margaret 20, Bridget 18, Mary 15, Michael 12, John 10, Patrick 8, Catherine 6, Daniel 38 and a Honora Garvey 20 travelled on the David Ivor.
  • At the age of 24 years, Maria Annie (Mary) Garvey married Michael McCafferty on 19 June 1872 in Queensland.
  • Maria Annie (Mary) Garvey died on 7 June 1915.

Mary Alice Garvey

F, b. 31 July 1880, d. 1962
  • Mary Alice Garvey was born on 31 July 1880 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes.
  • At the age of 17 years, Mary Alice Garvey married Thomas Henry Ashe in 1898 in Queensland.
  • Mary Alice Garvey died in 1962 in Queensland.

Mary Jane Garvey

F, b. 1887

Michael Garvey

M, b. 1850, d. 6 July 1935
  • Michael Garvey was born in 1850.
  • He was the son of Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings.
  • Michael Garvey immigrated on 9 July 1863 to Hervey Bay with Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings. Michael 41, Mary 40,Bridget 22, Margaret 20, Bridget 18, Mary 15, Michael 12, John 10, Patrick 8, Catherine 6, Daniel 38 and a Honora Garvey 20 travelled on the David Ivor.
  • Michael Garvey selected 320 acres of land in June 1875 in Crow's Nest.
  • At the age of 35 years, Michael Garvey married Margaret Pierce, daughter of Thomas Pierce and Catherine (Kate) Kelly, in 1885 in Queensland.
  • Michael Garvey and Margaret Pierce appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Stewart Street, Toowoomba. Michael was a farmer.
  • On 14 October 1905,his wife, Margaret Pierce died in Queensland.
  • Michael Garvey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Harlaxton. Michael was a farmer.
  • Michael Garvey died on 6 July 1935 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 7 July 1935 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC2-001-0037.

Children of Michael Garvey and Margaret Pierce

Michael Garvey

M, b. 1822, d. 21 June 1866
  • Michael Garvey was born in 1822 in Co Clare, Ireland. He was the son of Michael Garvey and Margaret McNamara.
  • At the age of 19 years, Michael Garvey married Mary Hastings on 23 February 1841 in County Cork, Ireland.
  • Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings immigrated to Hervey Bay on 9 July 1863. Michael 41, Mary 40,Bridget 22, Margaret 20, Bridget 18, Mary 15, Michael 12, John 10, Patrick 8, Catherine 6, Daniel 38 and a Honora Garvey 20 travelled on the David Ivor.
  • Michael Garvey died on 21 June 1866 in Queensland.

Children of Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings

Michael Thomas Garvey

M, b. 1889, d. 1965
  • Michael Thomas Garvey was born in 1889 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Michael Garvey and Margaret Pierce.
  • Michael Thomas Garvey died in 1965 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Patrick James Garvey

M, b. 1855, d. 3 February 1921
  • Patrick James Garvey was born in 1855.
  • He was the son of Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings.
  • Patrick James Garvey immigrated on 9 July 1863 to Hervey Bay with Michael Garvey and Mary Hastings. Michael 41, Mary 40,Bridget 22, Margaret 20, Bridget 18, Mary 15, Michael 12, John 10, Patrick 8, Catherine 6, Daniel 38 and a Honora Garvey 20 travelled on the David Ivor.
  • Patrick James Garvey selected 320 acres of land in June 1875 in Crow's Nest.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1916 living at Highfields. He was a labourer.
  • Patrick James Garvey died on 3 February 1921 in Queensland.
  • He was buried in Eidsvold Cemetery.

Robert Garvey

M, b. 1876, d. 9 April 1918
  • Robert Garvey was born in 1876 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes.
  • Robert Garvey selected land - (Parish of Djuan, Portion 355v, 53 acres ) in 1901.
  • At the age of 25 years, Robert Garvey married Johanna Dempsey in 1901 in Queensland.
  • Robert Garvey and Johanna Dempsey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. Robert was a farmer.
  • Robert Garvey and Johanna Dempsey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Djuan, Crow's Nest. Robert was a farmer and Johanna carried out home duties.
  • Robert Garvey and Johanna Dempsey appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1908 and 1917 living at Range View, Evergreen.
  • Robert Garvey died on 9 April 1918 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 10 April 1918 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC2-001-0075.

William Garvey

M, b. 26 March 1873, d. 1956
  • William Garvey was born on 26 March 1873 in Merivale, Warwick, Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Garvey and Sarah Hughes.
  • At the age of 23 years, William Garvey married Deborah O'Connor in 1897 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1908 and 1916 living at Glencoe. William was a farmer.
  • William Garvey died in 1956 in Queensland.

Winfred Margaret Garvey

F, b. 1896

Edward Thomas Garvis

M, b. circa 1900

Edith Ellen May Gaske

F, b. 1907

Norman Cyril Gates

M, b. 24 January 1908, d. 1983
  • Norman Cyril Gates was born on 24 January 1908 in Greytown, New Zealand. He was the son of Sarah Selina and Ernest Lewes GATES.
  • At the age of 24 years, 7 months and 9 days, Norman Cyril Gates married Iris Martha Cresswell, daughter of William Frederick Cresswell and Elizabeth Martha Castle, on 2 September 1932 in Motueka, New Zealand. They had seven children.
  • Norman Cyril Gates died in 1983 in New Zealand.

Geoffrey Walter Gatward

M, b. 3 May 1900, d. 1978
  • Geoffrey Walter Gatward was born on 3 May 1900.
  • At the age of 23 years, Geoffrey Walter Gatward married Vera Morrison, daughter of John Edward Morrison and Rose Eyles, in 1924.
  • Geoffrey Walter Gatward died in 1978 in New Zealand.

William Gault

M, b. 1891, d. 10 January 1973
  • William Gault was born in 1891 in Queensland.
  • At the age of 43 years, William Gault married Amy Elizabeth Campbell, daughter of John Campbell and Amy Mary Richardson, in 1934 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • William Gault died on 10 January 1973 in Toogoolawah, Queensland.
  • He was buried in Toogoolawah Cemetery.

Alicia Mary Gavin

F, b. 1896
  • Alicia Mary Gavin was born in 1896 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of James Gavin and Mary Elizabeth Drift.
  • At the age of 33 years, Alicia Mary Gavin married Sylvester Bede Coman, son of Denis Joseph Coman and Bridget Mary Storman, in 1929 in Queensland.
  • On 3 August 1930,Alicia Mary Gavin's mother, Mary Elizabeth Drift died in Queensland. Mary death was reported in The Brisbane Courier on 4 August 1930

    " COOKTOWN, August 4.
    When a motor car containing eight persons toppled over into Saltwater Creek, about eight miles from Cooktown, yesterday morning, Mrs. James Gavin, sen., of Toowoomba, was drowned. Her husband was in the last stages of exhaustion when rescued.
    A motor car party, comprising Act- ing-Sergeant Gavin and his wife and three children, Mr. and Mrs. Gavin, sen., and the driver, Mr. C. Ure, left the town on Sunday morning, intending to spend the day with friends on the Endeavour River. When approaching the Saltwater Creek, eight miles from Cooktown, the car refused to negotiate an incline. The driver, Mr. C. Ure, backed the car, and then went forward again. It is surmised that the gears then jammed, and one wheel of the car left the crossing, and the vehicle toppled over into the creek in 4ft. of water. Most of the occupants got clear of the car, but Mrs. Gavin, sen., was drowned. Her husband was in the last stages of exhaustion when rescued, but he revived under treatment, although he suffered from shock, as did all the other members of the party.
    THE LATE MRS. GAVIN.

    The late Mrs. Gavin, with her husband, had been on a holiday visit to their son, Police-Sergeant Gavin, of the Cooktown station, and had intended to return to their home this week. The deceased was a native of this State, and for over 30 years was a gatekeeper on the Crow's Nest line. She is survived by six sons and two daughters. Five of the sons saw ser- vice in the late war, one being killed in action. The daughters are Mesdames L. Chaffey (Bowen Hills, Brisbane), and S. Coman (North Ipswich), and the sons Mr. John Gavin (engineer attached to the Willowburn Mental Hospital), Constable William Gavin (Mourilyan Police Station), and Messrs. George Gavin (Barcaldine), Joseph Gavin (Railway Department, Chillagoe), Steven Gavin (Mourilyan), and Sergeant D. Gavin (Cooktown)."

Denis Gavin

M, b. 1827, d. 1913
  • Denis Gavin was born in 1827 in Ireland.
  • Denis Gavin married Ellen Murphy circa 1850.
  • Denis Gavin and Ellen Murphy immigrated to Moreton Bay in 1855. Denis age shown as 23 and Eleanor age shown as 24 travelled with their daughter Mary 2, on the Fortune.
  • On 28 March 1896,his wife, Ellen Murphy died in Queensland.
  • At the age of 71 years, Denis Gavin married Jenny (Jane) Minns in 1898 in Queensland.
  • Denis Gavin appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908 living at Crow's Nest. He was a labourer and Jane carried out home duties.
  • Denis Gavin died in 1913 in Queensland.

Children of Denis Gavin and Ellen Murphy

Denis John Gavin

M, b. 1884, d. 1937
  • Denis John Gavin was born in 1884 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Gavin and Mary Elizabeth Drift.
  • On 3 August 1930,Denis John Gavin's mother, Mary Elizabeth Drift died in Queensland. Mary death was reported in The Brisbane Courier on 4 August 1930

    " COOKTOWN, August 4.
    When a motor car containing eight persons toppled over into Saltwater Creek, about eight miles from Cooktown, yesterday morning, Mrs. James Gavin, sen., of Toowoomba, was drowned. Her husband was in the last stages of exhaustion when rescued.
    A motor car party, comprising Act- ing-Sergeant Gavin and his wife and three children, Mr. and Mrs. Gavin, sen., and the driver, Mr. C. Ure, left the town on Sunday morning, intending to spend the day with friends on the Endeavour River. When approaching the Saltwater Creek, eight miles from Cooktown, the car refused to negotiate an incline. The driver, Mr. C. Ure, backed the car, and then went forward again. It is surmised that the gears then jammed, and one wheel of the car left the crossing, and the vehicle toppled over into the creek in 4ft. of water. Most of the occupants got clear of the car, but Mrs. Gavin, sen., was drowned. Her husband was in the last stages of exhaustion when rescued, but he revived under treatment, although he suffered from shock, as did all the other members of the party.
    THE LATE MRS. GAVIN.

    The late Mrs. Gavin, with her husband, had been on a holiday visit to their son, Police-Sergeant Gavin, of the Cooktown station, and had intended to return to their home this week. The deceased was a native of this State, and for over 30 years was a gatekeeper on the Crow's Nest line. She is survived by six sons and two daughters. Five of the sons saw ser- vice in the late war, one being killed in action. The daughters are Mesdames L. Chaffey (Bowen Hills, Brisbane), and S. Coman (North Ipswich), and the sons Mr. John Gavin (engineer attached to the Willowburn Mental Hospital), Constable William Gavin (Mourilyan Police Station), and Messrs. George Gavin (Barcaldine), Joseph Gavin (Railway Department, Chillagoe), Steven Gavin (Mourilyan), and Sergeant D. Gavin (Cooktown)."
  • Denis John Gavin died in 1937 in Queensland.

Ellen Gavin

F, b. 1887
  • Ellen Gavin was born in 1887 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of James Gavin and Mary Elizabeth Drift.
  • On 3 August 1930,Ellen Gavin's mother, Mary Elizabeth Drift died in Queensland. Mary death was reported in The Brisbane Courier on 4 August 1930

    " COOKTOWN, August 4.
    When a motor car containing eight persons toppled over into Saltwater Creek, about eight miles from Cooktown, yesterday morning, Mrs. James Gavin, sen., of Toowoomba, was drowned. Her husband was in the last stages of exhaustion when rescued.
    A motor car party, comprising Act- ing-Sergeant Gavin and his wife and three children, Mr. and Mrs. Gavin, sen., and the driver, Mr. C. Ure, left the town on Sunday morning, intending to spend the day with friends on the Endeavour River. When approaching the Saltwater Creek, eight miles from Cooktown, the car refused to negotiate an incline. The driver, Mr. C. Ure, backed the car, and then went forward again. It is surmised that the gears then jammed, and one wheel of the car left the crossing, and the vehicle toppled over into the creek in 4ft. of water. Most of the occupants got clear of the car, but Mrs. Gavin, sen., was drowned. Her husband was in the last stages of exhaustion when rescued, but he revived under treatment, although he suffered from shock, as did all the other members of the party.
    THE LATE MRS. GAVIN.

    The late Mrs. Gavin, with her husband, had been on a holiday visit to their son, Police-Sergeant Gavin, of the Cooktown station, and had intended to return to their home this week. The deceased was a native of this State, and for over 30 years was a gatekeeper on the Crow's Nest line. She is survived by six sons and two daughters. Five of the sons saw ser- vice in the late war, one being killed in action. The daughters are Mesdames L. Chaffey (Bowen Hills, Brisbane), and S. Coman (North Ipswich), and the sons Mr. John Gavin (engineer attached to the Willowburn Mental Hospital), Constable William Gavin (Mourilyan Police Station), and Messrs. George Gavin (Barcaldine), Joseph Gavin (Railway Department, Chillagoe), Steven Gavin (Mourilyan), and Sergeant D. Gavin (Cooktown)."