Frances (Maud) Murphy

F, b. 1909, d. 16 November 1976
  • Frances (Maud) Murphy was born in 1909 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of William Frederick Murphy and Mary Ellen Brennan.
  • In 1920, Frances (Maud) Murphy and Elsie May McDonald were given the honour of taking part in the opening of the bridge at Five-ways in Ravensbourne. They held the ribbon that was broken as the first car crossed the bridge.
  • Frances (Maud) Murphy and Mary Ellen Brennan appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Ravensbourne. They carried out home duties.
  • Frances (Maud) Murphy died on 16 November 1976 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 18 November 1976 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00D-0034 - She is buried with her parents.

Henry Gustave Murphy

M, b. 1907

James Murphy

M, b. circa 1875
  • James Murphy was born circa 1875.
  • James Murphy married Magdelina Weimer in 1904 in Queensland.

Child of James Murphy and Magdelina Weimer

James Murphy

M, b. 1861, d. 15 July 1905
  • James Murphy was born in 1861.
  • He was the son of Denis Murphy and Mary Hart.
  • James Murphy died on 15 July 1905 in Glenaven, Queensland. He was thrown from his horse on Saturday night on his way home to Glenaven. He died from internal injuries.
  • He was buried on 16 July 1905 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. RC1-00J-0025.

James Murphy

M, b. 1865, d. 1930

James Murphy

M, b. circa 1848
  • James Murphy was born circa 1848.
  • James Murphy married Ann Brennan circa 1872.
  • James Murphy and Ann Brennan immigrated on 2 December 1876. James 28, Ann 22, and their children Julia 2 and John 1 travelled on the British Nation which left Plymouth on 26 Aug 1876. Also on board were John 38 and Bridget 39 Brennan and their daughter Margaret aged 2.

Children of James Murphy and Ann Brennan

James Murphy

M, b. 1883, d. 1884
  • James Murphy was born in 1883 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Murphy and Ann Brennan.
  • James Murphy died in 1884 in Queensland.

John Murphy

M, b. circa 1863, d. 1948
  • John Murphy was born circa 1863.
  • He was the son of Denis Murphy and Mary Hart.
  • John Murphy died in 1948 in Queensland.

John Murphy

M, b. circa 1875, d. 1940
  • John Murphy was born circa 1875.
  • He was the son of James Murphy and Ann Brennan.
  • John Murphy immigrated on 2 December 1876 with James Murphy and Ann Brennan. James 28, Ann 22, and their children Julia 2 and John 1 travelled on the British Nation which left Plymouth on 26 Aug 1876. Also on board were John 38 and Bridget 39 Brennan and their daughter Margaret aged 2.
  • John Murphy died in 1940 in Queensland.

John Thomas Murphy

M, b. 7 February 1873, d. 2 August 1944
  • John Thomas Murphy was born on 7 February 1873 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Murphy and Mary Kearns.
  • John Thomas Murphy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Ravensbourne. He was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Ravensbourne. He was a farmer.
  • At the age of 36 years, 6 months and 25 days, John Thomas Murphy married Norah Cuddithy on 1 September 1909 in Queensland.
  • John Thomas Murphy and Norah Cuddithy appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1930 living at Ravensbourne. John was a farmer.
  • John Thomas Murphy and Norah Cuddithy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Ravensbourne. John was a farmer.
  • On 11 June 1933,his wife, Norah Cuddithy died in Queensland.
  • John Thomas Murphy and Thomas John Murphy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Perseverance. He was a farmer as was his son Thomas John, daughter Agnes and son Kevin, a farmer were also living at Perseverance.
  • John Thomas Murphy died on 2 August 1944 in Queensland at age 71.
  • He was buried on 4 August 1944 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00D-0033.

Children of John Thomas Murphy and Norah Cuddithy

John Victor Henry Murphy

M, b. 15 April 1901, d. 29 June 1996
  • John Victor Henry Murphy was born on 15 April 1901 in Queensland. He was the son of John Samuel and Alison Elizabeth Talbot Waugh.
  • John Victor Henry Murphy married Mavis Emily Colthup, daughter of Albert Edward Colthup and Emma Louise Austin, circa 1950.
  • John Victor Henry Murphy and Mavis Emily Colthup appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Calowrie Station, Charleville. She was shown as a grazier and Tom as a manager.
  • John Victor Henry Murphy and Mavis Emily Colthup appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1977 and 1980 living at 16a Deverell Street, Charleville. Both were shown as graziers.
  • On 30 October 1986,his wife, Mavis Emily Colthup died in Queensland at age 81.
  • John Victor Henry Murphy died on 29 June 1996 in Queensland at age 95.

Julia Angela Murphy

F, b. 1874, d. May 1965
  • Julia Angela Murphy was born in 1874.
  • She was the daughter of James Murphy and Ann Brennan.
  • Julia Angela Murphy immigrated on 2 December 1876 with James Murphy and Ann Brennan. James 28, Ann 22, and their children Julia 2 and John 1 travelled on the British Nation which left Plymouth on 26 Aug 1876. Also on board were John 38 and Bridget 39 Brennan and their daughter Margaret aged 2.
  • At the age of 30 years, Julia Angela Murphy married Michael Joseph Healy in 1904 in Queensland.
  • Julia Angela Murphy died in May 1965 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 18 May 1965 in Toowong Cemetery. She is buried with Margaret Brennan, who immigrated with her to Queensland.

Margaret Murphy

F, b. 1876, d. 28 April 1943
  • Margaret Murphy was born in 1876 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Denis Murphy and Mary Hart.
  • At the age of 24 years, Margaret Murphy married Daniel Collins, son of Cornelius Collins and Margaret Collins, in 1900 in Queensland. There were no children.
  • Margaret Murphy and Daniel Collins appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. He was a farmer as was his brothers Maurice and John.
  • Margaret Murphy and Daniel Collins appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Djuan. Daniel was a farmer.
  • Margaret Murphy died on 28 April 1943.
  • She was buried on 29 April 1943 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Margaret Ellen Murphy

F, b. 1913

Maria Frances Murphy

F, b. 1868, d. 1922

Mary Murphy

F, b. 1878, d. 25 December 1957
  • Mary Murphy was born in 1878 in Cabarlah, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Denis Murphy and Mary Hart.
  • At the age of 25 years, Mary Murphy married John Collins, son of Cornelius Collins and Margaret Collins, on 8 July 1903 in Queensland.
  • Mary Murphy and John Collins appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Djuan. John was a farmer as was their son James and Con who also farmed at Djuan. Daughters Bridget, Irene and Veronica also lived at Djuan possibly with their parents.
  • On 29 July 1955,her husband, John Collins died in Queensland.
  • Mary Murphy died on 25 December 1957 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 27 December 1957 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Mary Murphy and John Collins

Mary Ellen Murphy

F, b. 1 September 1910

Michael Albert Murphy

M, b. 1875, d. 6 September 1913
  • Michael Albert Murphy was born in 1875 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Frederick Murphy and Bridget Walsh.
  • Michael Albert Murphy died on 6 September 1913 in Queensland. He was a railway bridge ganger and was found dead in his bunk at Hampton at noon. The police took his body to Crow's Nest where a post mortem was to be carried out.
  • He was buried on 7 September 1913 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00C-0036 - He is buried with his parents and sister Wilhelmina.

Robert James Murphy

M, b. 1870, d. 29 April 1928

Thomas Murphy

M, b. 1839, d. 16 February 1901
  • Thomas Murphy was born in 1839 in County Fermagh, Northern Ireland. He was the son of Edward Murphy and Rosila.
  • At the age of 30 years, Thomas Murphy married Mary Kearns in 1869 in Queensland.
  • Thomas Murphy selected land in the 1871's at an unknown place . He obtained Portion 16 Ravensbourne Parish. He was amongst the first selectors in the Perseverance area. Thomas was a cooper by trade conducting his business in Toowoomba. He built a hut on Perseverance Creek where he and his sons lived whenever they visited Thomas' cattle property.
    Thomas Murphy land selection - Perseverence
  • On 31 July 1874,his wife, Mary Kearns died in Queensland.
  • Thomas Murphy died on 16 February 1901 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 17 February 1901 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC1-013-0033 - The inscription reads - Erected by his two sorrowing sons Ed and John.

Children of Thomas Murphy and Mary Kearns

Thomas Murphy

M, b. 1867, d. 1947

Thomas Murphy

M, b. August 1871, d. 26 February 1872
  • Thomas Murphy was born in August 1871 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Murphy and Mary Kearns.
  • Thomas Murphy died on 26 February 1872 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 27 February 1872 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. He was six months old.

Thomas John Murphy

M, b. 1914, d. 18 June 1983
  • Thomas John Murphy was born in 1914 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Thomas Murphy and Norah Cuddithy.
  • Thomas John Murphy and John Thomas Murphy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Perseverance. He was a farmer as was his son Thomas John, daughter Agnes and son Kevin, a farmer were also living at Perseverance.
  • Thomas John Murphy died on 18 June 1983 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 20 June 1983 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00E-0035.

Thomas Patrick Murphy

M, b. circa 1880, d. 1954
  • Thomas Patrick Murphy was born circa 1880.
  • He was the son of James Murphy and Ann Brennan.
  • Thomas Patrick Murphy died in 1954 in Queensland.

Thomas Patrick Murphy

M, b. circa 1860
  • Thomas Patrick Murphy was born circa 1860.
  • Conditional approval for Thomas Patrick Murphy's selection of landwas given on 24 November 1888. He selected 40 acres of land at Ravensbourne. "For the agricultural township farms adjoining the village of Ravensbourne there was great competition, many of the portions being applied for from four to ten times over. The ballot had to be resorted to in no less than 50 cases; this, with the refunding of the amounts paid by the unsuccessful applicants, necessarily occupied  a deal of time, and it was not till half-past 6 O'clock that the business was concluded, and the court closed. By 7 o'clock the whole of the refundments had been paid over to 115 applicants. The 76 portions adjoining the village of Ravensbourne, granted at the land court, were  apportioned among 62 selectors, so there is every probability of the village settlement of Ravensbourne proving a success. The total area granted at the court was 5025 acres among 68 applicants."
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1909 living at Ravensbourne. He was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1914 and 1921 living at Ravensbourne. Thomas was a farmer.

Wilhelmina Murphy

F, b. 1871, d. 4 March 1912
  • Wilhelmina Murphy was born in 1871 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of William Frederick Murphy and Bridget Walsh.
  • Wilhelmina Murphy died on 4 March 1912 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 6 March 1912 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00C-0037 - She is buried with her parents and brother Michael.

William Frederick Murphy

M, b. 1873, d. 10 June 1933
  • William Frederick Murphy was born in 1873 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Frederick Murphy and Bridget Walsh.
  • In 1901 William was listed as a farmer of Ravensbourne in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory. A Maria P and Thomas P were also farmers at Ravensbourne.
  • At the age of 35 years, William Frederick Murphy married Mary Ellen Brennan, daughter of John Brennan and Margaret Doyle, in 1908 in Queensland.
  • William Frederick Murphy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Ravensbourne. He was a farmer.
  • He and Mary Ellen Brennan appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1913 and 1930 living at Ravensbourne. William was a farmer.
  • William Frederick Murphy and William Joseph Murphy appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Ravensbourne. William was a farmer.
  • William Frederick Murphy died on 10 June 1933 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 11 June 1933 in Cabarlah Cemetery.
  • The following article appeared in the The Telegraph on 20 June 1933. "LATE MR. W. MURPHY. The death occurred of Mr. W. Murphy, who has been a resident of the Ravensbourne district for over 40 years. Deceased, who was in his 60th year, is survived by his widow, one son and two daughters."

Children of William Frederick Murphy and Mary Ellen Brennan

William Frederick Murphy

M, b. 1831, d. 6 April 1906
  • William Frederick Murphy was born in 1831. He was the son of Peter Murphy and Frances Moloney.
  • At the age of 33 years, William Frederick Murphy married Bridget Walsh in 1864 in Queensland.
  • William Frederick Murphy and Bridget Walsh appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Cabarlah. William was a farmer and Bridget carried out home duties. Their daughter Bridget was also living at Cabarlah.
  • William Frederick Murphy died on 6 April 1906 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 7 April 1906 in Cabarlah Cemetery. RC1-00B-0037.

Children of William Frederick Murphy and Bridget Walsh

William Joseph Murphy

M, b. 18 May 1915, d. 8 September 1980

William Joseph Murphy

M, b. 1872, d. 21 September 1907
  • William Joseph Murphy was born in 1872. He was the son of Michael Murphy and Ellen Connors.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1905 living at Ravensbourne. He was a farmer.
  • William Joseph Murphy died on 21 September 1907 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 22 September 1907 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.