Arthur George Skellern1

M, b. 1889, d. 22 January 1958
  • Arthur George Skellern was born in 1889.1
  • At the age of 27 years, Arthur George Skellern married Eva Bridgeman, daughter of Thomas Henry Bridgeman and Charlotte Ann Stockman, in 1916 in New Zealand.1
  • Arthur George Skellern died on 22 January 1958 in Inglewood Cemetery, New Zealand. He lived in 29 Brown Street, Inglewood.2,3
  • He was buried on 24 January 1958 in Inglewood Cemetery.3

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1916/6199     Eva      Bridgeman      ;Arthur George      Skellern.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1958/21236     Skellern      Arthur George ;     69Y.
  3. Cemeteries:- New Plymouth, online http://www.newplymouthnz.com/Templates/Custom/Cemetery

Bernard Skelly1

M, b. 1897, d. 1979
  • Bernard Skelly was born in 1897 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox.1
  • Bernard Skelly commenced school on 31 January 1906 at Pinelands State School. He was 8 years and six months old. Her father was a storekeeper at Crow's Nest.2
  • On 17 September 1911 The Brisbane Courier reported "Amongst the successful examinees for appointment as telegraph messengers is Master Bernard Skelly (son of Mr and Mrs B Skelly of Crow s Nest), who
    secured 408 marks."3
  • He and Lionel Xavier Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Charleville. Bernard was a telegraphist, and Lionel an assistant in the Areadia Cafe.4
  • On 23 April 1925
    The Brisbane Courier advised that - "Mr. B. Skelly, jnr., Charleville, is at present on a visit to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. Skelly, Crow's Nest."5
  • Bernard Skelly died in 1979 in Brisbane, Queensland.6
  • He was buried in Nudgee Cemetery.7

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897/C5292     Bernard     Skelly     ;Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 18 September 1911 p 10 Article.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Charleville 1925.
  5. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 3 April 1925 p 14 Article.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1979     B1375     Bernard     Skelly;     Bernard Skelly ;     Elizabeth Fox.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007 for Bernard Skelly.

Bernard Michael Skelly1

M, b. 16 April 1860, d. 8 July 1945
  • Bernard Michael Skelly was born on 16 April 1860 in Aubigny, Toowoomba, Queensland.2,3,4
  • He was the son of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • At the age of 34 years, 4 months and 12 days, Bernard Michael Skelly married Elizabeth Lily Fox on 28 August 1894 in St Stephens Cathedral, Brisbane, Queensland.2,5,4
  • On 13 April 1897 The Brisbane Courier Reported that conditional approval had been given to Bernard and Patrick for the selection of agricultural land. They both selected 160 acres at Crow's Nest.6
  • Bernard Michael Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll with Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara in 1903 in Crow's Nest. Patrick was listed as a farmer and Mary carried out home duties. Their son Bernard, a farmer and his wife Elizabeth also lived at Crow's Nest as did Patrick Jospeh, a labourer.7
  • Bernard Michael Skelly enrolled his son Francis (Frank) Skelly in Pinelands State School on 23 January 1906 He was 10 years old. His brothers Bernard and Joseph were enrolled later in the year. His father was a storekeeper at Crow's Nest.8
  • Bernard Michael Skelly was granted the probate of the estate of Patrick Skelly on 14 April 1913; It was published in the Brisbane Courier - "Skelly, Patrick, late of Brisbane, but formerly of Crow's Nest, selector ; died November 2 1912 ; realty £1500, personally £388. Probate granted to J.Nolan, of Crow's Nest grazier, and Bernard Skelly, of the same place, storekeeper. W. J. Garde (by Ure and Nicholson), solicitor.9
  • Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Crow's Nest. Bernard was shown as a storekeeper and Elizabeth carried out home duties. Their sons, a shop assistand and a grocer also lived in Crow's Nest.10
  • Bernard Michael Skelly received a visit from his son Bernard jnr.
    The Brisbane Courier advised that - "Mr. B. Skelly, jnr., Charleville, is at present on a visit to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. Skelly, Crow's Nest"
    with Bernard Skelly on 23 April 1925.11
  • Sometime before 1927 Bernard and Elizabeth moved to the Pittsworth district as the Brisbane Courier advised they were living there when their eldest son Frank was married on 6 June 1927 - this may be an error.12
  • Bernard Michael Skelly's son Francis (Frank) Skelly married Gladys Noleen (Noleen) Feeny on 6 June 1927 in Pittsworth, Queensland. The Brisbane Courier reported - "SKELLY-FEENEY.
    A wedding of interest to a large circle of friends was celebrated at the Roman Catholic Church, on June 6, when Mr. Frank Skelly (son of Mr. and Mrs. Skelly, of Pittsworth) was married to Miss Noeleen Feeney (youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs. Patrick Feeney, of Roma). The church had been decorated by the Sisters of the Sacred Heart Sodality, Children of Mary, and the choir, of which the bride had been a member all her life. Pink and white roses adorned the altar rails, an arch being suspended over the guest pews, which were marked with pink and silver ribbons. The bridegroom's brother (Rev. Father Skelly), assisted by Rev. Father Troy, performed the ceremony, and nuptial mass was celebrated after the ceremony. The bride, who was given away by her father, was gowned in white manette over crepe de Chine, heavily beaded, and outlined with seed pearls. The silver lace train was lined with pink crepe de Chine, ornamented with orange blossom, and her veil of silver tulle and lace was arranged in cap fashion. She carried an ivory-bound prayer book, the gift of Sister Bertel, of Red Hill, Brisbane. The bridesmaids, Misses Gladys Griffin and Eileen Sparks were frocked alike in pink mariette over crepe de Chine, made with yokes of silver lace, and pouched effect at hips. The skirts were French pleated, and ei-yathed belt of mariette finished with a diamante buckle at the waist completed tlie toilettes. Little Bernard and Esme Tait acted as page boy and train bearer, respectively. The former wore a blue satin suit, and the latter was frocked in blue crepe de Chine, and wore a tulle Dutch cap. She also wore an armlet, the gift of the bridegroom. Messrs. Skelly (Charleville) and J. Kennaiake attended the bridesgroom. The bridegroom's gift to the bride was a fur coat, and to the bridesmaids begave a diamond and onyx ring and a gold wristlet watch. After the ceremony Mr. and Mrs. Feeney held a reception at the Hibernian Hall, where they entertained about 150 guests. Mrs. Feeney wore a brown silk marocain frock relieved with gold, and a fawn felt hat to match. Mrs. Skelly (mother of the bridegroom) wore a frock of bois de rose tricotine, relieved with a waistcoat of cream and bois de rose, and a hat to match. She also wore stone marten furs. Mrs. Tait (sister of the bride) wore a black velveteen coat and skirt, and a vest of Oriental satin, with a hat of mauve panne velvet . On leaving for the honeymoon, which will be spent in the South and Tasmania, Mrs. Skelly wore a French pleated frock of mastic mariette, a vagabond felt hat, and a fur coat. Mr. and Mrs. Skelly will make their future home in Bowen.12
  • Bernard Michael Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1934 living at Nolan Street, Crow's Nest. Bernard was still a shop keeper and Elizabeth carried out home duties. Their son also worked in the shop.13
  • On 4 August 1938 The Courier Mail reported:-" CROWS NEST.Walter Henry Blank, charged in the Crow's Nest Police Court., before Messrs. L. F. Diplock and B. Skelly. J.P., with having had Instruments of gaming— a horse-racing doubles card— In his possession on July 30, was fined £5.14
  • He was listed as the next of kin of Norman Vincent Skelly when he enlisted in the Australian Army on 3 February 1942 in Rockhampton. He gave his next of kin as Bernard Skelly, and was living at Archer Street, Rockhampton and working as a clerk for the Department of Labour at the time he enlisted. He was discharged on 29 June 1944 with the rank of Private in the 13th Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps.15
  • Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Nolan Street, Crow's Nest.16
  • Bernard Michael Skelly died on 8 July 1945 in Nolan Street, Crow's Nest, Queensland, at age 85.1,17,4
  • He was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery.17

Children of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1945/C3652     Bernard     Skelly;     Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904/C5568     Denis Clarance     Skelly     ;Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1860/C146     Bernard     Scally;     Patrick;     Mary Omara.
  4. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1894/B16982     Fox     Elizabeth;     Skelly     Bernard.
  6. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 13 April 1897 p 6.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1903.
  8. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  9. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 4 April 1913 p 3.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1925.
  11. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 3 April 1925 p 14 Article.
  12. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 11 June 1927 p 24 Article.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  14. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 4 August 1938.
  15. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record Norman Vincent Skelly.
  16. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  17. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1895/C5686     Francis     Skelly     ;Bernard     ;Elizabeth Fox.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1897/C5292     Bernard     Skelly     ;Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  20. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C5293     Joseph Patrick     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  21. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5682     William James     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  22. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902/C5505     Lionel Xavier     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  23. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C3379     Norman Vincent     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  24. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C12966     Virgel Lenoard     Skelly;     Bernard     ;Elizabeth Fox.
  25. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C14538     Erin Mary Irene     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.

Catherine Mary (Kate) Skelly1,2

F, b. 21 May 1868, d. 12 March 1931
  • Catherine Mary (Kate) Skelly was born on 21 May 1868 in Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • Catherine Mary (Kate) Skelly was also known as Sister Mary Anastasia.3
  • Catherine Mary (Kate) Skelly died on 12 March 1931 in Brisbane at age 62.2,4
  • She was buried on 13 March 1932 in Nudgee Cemetery.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1868/C619     Catherine     Scally;     Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  2. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Find a Grave Index.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1931/B13599     Catherine     Scally.          

Cecilia Bridget Skelly1

F, b. 20 April 1879, d. 1924
  • Cecilia Bridget Skelly was born on 20 April 1879 in Queensland.1
  • She was the daughter of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • At the age of 26 years and 12 days, Cecilia Bridget Skelly married Thomas McLoughlin on 2 May 1905 in Queensland.2,3
  • Cecilia Bridget Skelly died in 1924 in Queensland.4

Children of Cecilia Bridget Skelly and Thomas McLoughlin

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1879/C5332     Cecelia Bridget     Skelly;     Patrick;     Mary O'Marra.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1905/C739     McLoughlin     ;Thomas     Skelly;     Cecilia Bridget.
  3. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1924/C2081     Cecilia Bridget     McLoughlin;     Patrick Skelly     ;Mary O'Mara.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906     C3386     Mary     McLoughlin;     Thomas     ;Cecilia Bridget Skelly.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1907     C3840     Margaret     McLoughlinl=;     Thomas     ;Cecelia Bridget Skelly.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911     C11704     Florence Annie     McLoughlin;     Thomas     ;Cecelia Bridget Skelly.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1914     C14599     John Francis     McLoughlin;     Thomas     ;Cecilia Bridget Skelly.

Denis Clarence Skelly1

M, b. 11 June 1904, d. 5 January 1966
  • Denis Clarence Skelly was born on 11 June 1904 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1,2,3
  • He was the son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox.3
  • Denis Clarence Skelly commenced school in 1909 at Crow's Nest State School. His brothers Joseph and Lionel were also enrolled that year.4
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest. Denis was a store keeper, most like in his father's grocery shop.5
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll with Bernard Michael Skelly between 1930 and 1934 in Nolan Street, Crow's Nest. Bernard was still a shop keeper and Elizabeth carried out home duties. Their son also worked in the shop.5
  • At the age of 26 years, 7 months and 3 days, Denis Clarence Skelly married Florence Mary Littleton, daughter of Alfred Trevethan Littleton and Jane Gleeson, on 14 January 1931 in Queensland. They had two children.1
  • Denis Clarence Skelly and Florence Mary Littleton appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1934 living at Nolan Street, Crow's Nest. Denis was a store keeper, most likely in his father's shop and Florence carried out home duties.6
  • Denis Clarence Skelly enlisted in the Royal Australian Airforce on 24 August 1942 in Brisbane. He gave his next of kin as his wife Florence, both living at Crow's Nest. He was discharged on 17 Jan 1946 with the rank of Corporal in the 7 Stores Depot, Toowoomba.7
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Nolan Street, Crow's Nest. Denis was a shop assistant.8
  • Denis Clarence Skelly died on 5 January 1966 in Crow's Nest at age 61.2
  • He was buried on 7 January 1966 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.9

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1931/C747     Skelly     Denis Clarance;     Littleton     Florence Mary.
  2. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1904/C5568     Denis Clarance     Skelly     ;Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  4. Parents and Citizens Assn, Book - 125th Anniversary Crow's Nest State School.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1934.
  7. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record Denis Skelly.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php

Sister Ellen Mary Skelly1

F, b. 18 November 1874, d. 15 July 1949
  • Sister Ellen Mary Skelly was born on 18 November 1874 in Gowrie Junction, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • Sister Ellen Mary Skelly was also known as Sister Mary Margaret.3
  • Sister Ellen Mary Skelly died on 15 July 1949 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 74.1,4
  • She was buried on 16 September 1949 in Nudgee Cemetery.4

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1949/B22811     Ellen Mary     Skelly     ;Patrick     ;Mary O'Mara.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1875/C3894     Ellen     Scally;     Patrick     ;Mary O'Mara.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Find a Grave Index.
  4. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."

Erin Mary Irene Skelly1

F, b. 1913, d. 24 January 1922

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C14538     Erin Mary Irene     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1922/C989     Erin Mary Irene     Skelly;     Bernard Skelly;     Elizabeth Fox.

Francis (Frank) Skelly1

M, b. 23 September 1895, d. 16 June 1989
  • Francis (Frank) Skelly was born on 23 September 1895 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox.1
  • Francis (Frank) Skelly commenced school in 1901 at Crow's Nest State School.2
  • He commenced school on 23 January 1906 at Pinelands State School. He was 10 years old. His brothers Bernard and Joseph were enrolled later in the year. His father was a storekeeper at Crow's Nest.3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1922 living at Norman Hotel, Roma. He was a relieving railway officer.4
  • At the age of 31 years, 8 months and 14 days, Francis (Frank) Skelly married Gladys Noleen (Noleen) Feeny on 6 June 1927 in Pittsworth, Queensland. The Brisbane Courier reported - "SKELLY-FEENEY.
    A wedding of interest to a large circle of friends was celebrated at the Roman Catholic Church, on June 6, when Mr. Frank Skelly (son of Mr. and Mrs. Skelly, of Pittsworth) was married to Miss Noeleen Feeney (youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs. Patrick Feeney, of Roma). The church had been decorated by the Sisters of the Sacred Heart Sodality, Children of Mary, and the choir, of which the bride had been a member all her life. Pink and white roses adorned the altar rails, an arch being suspended over the guest pews, which were marked with pink and silver ribbons. The bridegroom's brother (Rev. Father Skelly), assisted by Rev. Father Troy, performed the ceremony, and nuptial mass was celebrated after the ceremony. The bride, who was given away by her father, was gowned in white manette over crepe de Chine, heavily beaded, and outlined with seed pearls. The silver lace train was lined with pink crepe de Chine, ornamented with orange blossom, and her veil of silver tulle and lace was arranged in cap fashion. She carried an ivory-bound prayer book, the gift of Sister Bertel, of Red Hill, Brisbane. The bridesmaids, Misses Gladys Griffin and Eileen Sparks were frocked alike in pink mariette over crepe de Chine, made with yokes of silver lace, and pouched effect at hips. The skirts were French pleated, and ei-yathed belt of mariette finished with a diamante buckle at the waist completed tlie toilettes. Little Bernard and Esme Tait acted as page boy and train bearer, respectively. The former wore a blue satin suit, and the latter was frocked in blue crepe de Chine, and wore a tulle Dutch cap. She also wore an armlet, the gift of the bridegroom. Messrs. Skelly (Charleville) and J. Kennaiake attended the bridesgroom. The bridegroom's gift to the bride was a fur coat, and to the bridesmaids begave a diamond and onyx ring and a gold wristlet watch. After the ceremony Mr. and Mrs. Feeney held a reception at the Hibernian Hall, where they entertained about 150 guests. Mrs. Feeney wore a brown silk marocain frock relieved with gold, and a fawn felt hat to match. Mrs. Skelly (mother of the bridegroom) wore a frock of bois de rose tricotine, relieved with a waistcoat of cream and bois de rose, and a hat to match. She also wore stone marten furs. Mrs. Tait (sister of the bride) wore a black velveteen coat and skirt, and a vest of Oriental satin, with a hat of mauve panne velvet . On leaving for the honeymoon, which will be spent in the South and Tasmania, Mrs. Skelly wore a French pleated frock of mastic mariette, a vagabond felt hat, and a fur coat. Mr. and Mrs. Skelly will make their future home in Bowen.5
  • Francis (Frank) Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1931 and 1937 living at Canberra Street, Bowen. He was a railway official.6
  • He and Gladys Noleen (Noleen) Feeny appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at 21 Taylor Street, Toowoomba. Frank was a railway employee.7
  • Francis (Frank) Skelly and Gladys Noleen (Noleen) Feeny appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1949 and 1980 living at 10 Rosewood Street, Toowoomba. Frank was a railway employee.8
  • In 1985,his wife, Gladys Noleen (Noleen) Feeny died in Toowoomba, Queensland.9,10
  • Francis (Frank) Skelly died on 16 June 1989 in Toowoomba at age 93.9

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1895/C5686     Francis     Skelly     ;Bernard     ;Elizabeth Fox.
  2. Parents and Citizens Assn, Book - 125th Anniversary Crow's Nest State School.
  3. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Roma 1922.
  5. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 11 June 1927 p 24 Article.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Herbert Sub Div Bowen 1931-1937.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Toowoomba 1943.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Toowoomba 1949-1968.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Goodwin Family Tree.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1985     55727     Gladys Noeleen     Skelly     ;Patrick Feeney     ;Catherine O'Brien.

Honoria (Nora) Skelly1

F, b. 14 March 1881, d. 21 June 1949

Children of Honoria (Nora) Skelly and Claud Cronk

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911/C12365     Bernard     Cronk     ;Claude;     Nora Skelly.
  2. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1881/C5911     Honoria     Skelly;     Patrick;     Mary O'Meara.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1949/C2437     Honoria     Cronk     ;Patrick Skelly     ;Mary O'Meara.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1902/C640     Cronk     claude;     Skelly     Norah.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div. Darling Downs - Crow's Nest.
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1903/C2725     Ellen     Cronk;     Claude;     Norah Skelly.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1905     C3265     William     Cronk     ;Claude;     Norah Skelly.

Hugh Jospeh Skelly1

M, b. 27 February 1864, d. 2 January 1886

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1886/C3967     Hugh     Skelly     ;Patrick Skelly     ;Mary O'Mara.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1864/C194     Hugh     Scally;     Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  4. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."

Jane Mary Skelly1

F, b. 3 June 1862, d. 25 August 1945
  • Jane Mary Skelly was born on 3 June 1862 in Toowoomba, Queensland.2,3,4
  • She was the daughter of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • At the age of 20 years, 10 months and 23 days, Jane Mary Skelly married Michael Moran, son of George Moran and Elizabeth Brien, on 26 April 1883 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.5,4
  • On 12 August 1892,her husband, Michael Moran died in Crow's Nest, Queensland, at age 33.6,7
  • On 29 August 1892 Jane added the names of her children Thomas 6 and Elizabeth 5 to the list of children likely to attend the proposed new Moss View (Bum Bum Creek) School that was to be established on land donated by Frank Gillies at Emu Creek. She was living on Portion 28 at Emu Creek about mile from the site at the time. The children had not been attending school. A note in the margin next to the Moran chidren's name read - Mr Moran died about a week before my visit. His widow will continue to live here.8
  • At the age of 39 years and 28 days, Jane Mary Skelly married Daniel McCaul, son of Patrick McCaul and Ann Mulholland, on 1 July 1901 in St Mary's, Ipswich, Queensland.9,4
  • Jane Mary Skelly and Daniel McCaul appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1903 and 1908 living at Djuan. Jane carried out domestic duties and Daniel was a farmer.10
  • Jane Mary Skelly and Daniel McCaul appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Mountain Camp. Daniel was a farmer.11
  • On 6 January 1917,her husband, Daniel McCaul died in Queensland at age 38.6,12
  • Jane Mary Skelly and Cecily Ann McCaul appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Lily Vale, Mountain Camp North.13
  • Jane Mary Skelly and Daniel Bernard McCaul appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1943 living at Lilly Vale, Mountain Camp North. Daniel was a farmer. He most likely lived with his mother Jane.14
  • Jane Mary Skelly died on 25 August 1945 in Lily Vale, Emu Creek, Crow's Nest, Queensland, at age 83.15,16
  • She was buried in Emu Creek Cemetery.3,17

Children of Jane Mary Skelly and Michael Moran

Children of Jane Mary Skelly and Daniel McCaul

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1862/C206     Jane     Scally     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1862/C206*     Jane     Scally     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  3. Chapelhill Family History, online http://www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos/, Jane MCCAUL, mother, born 30? June 1862 died 26 Aug 1945 aged 83 years; Emu Creek cemetery, Crows Nest Shire.
  4. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1883/C1558     Moran     Michael;     Skelly     Jane.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1892/C1846     Michael     Moran;     George Moran;     Elizabeth O'Brien.
  8. Queensland Archives, online http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/downloads/Indexes, Moss View School Records - (Proposed School at Bum Bum Creek).
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1901/C1130     Moran     Jane;     McCaul     Daniel.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1903-1908.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1913.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1917     C1032     Daniel     McCaul     ;Patrick McCaul;     Ann Mulholland.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1925.
  14. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs; Sub Div Crow's Nest 1930-1943.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1945/C3747     Jane     McCaul     ;Patrick Skelly     ;Mary O'Mara.
  16. Bernard, "E-mail - re Skelly Family," e-mail to Audrey, 15 Jan 2013.
  17. Interment.net, online http://www.interment.net/data/aus/qld/maroochy/namlaw/…, McCall, Jane, d. 25/8/1945, age: 88yr.
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885/C8401     Hugh Thomas     Moran;     Michael;     Jane Skelly.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1887/C4246     Elizabeth Agnes     Moran;     Michael     ;Jane Skelly.
  20. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1888/C4744     Mary     Moran;     Michael     ;Jane Skelly.
  21. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1890/C6175     Ellen     Moran     ;Michael     ;Jane Skelly.
  22. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C6032     Michael Patrick     Moran;     Michael;     Jane Skelly.
  23. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902/C3634     Cecily Ann;     McCaul     Daniel;     Jane Skelly.
  24. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1905/C3388     Daniel Bernard     McCaul;     Daniel     ;Jane Skelly.

Johanna Josephine Skelly1

F, b. 7 November 1872, d. 5 June 1951
  • Johanna Josephine Skelly was born on 7 November 1872 in Gowrie Creek, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • At the age of 23 years, Johanna Josephine Skelly married Denis Michael Fox in 1896 in Queensland.3
  • In November 1939,her husband, Denis Michael Fox died in Brisbane, Queensland.4,5
  • Johanna Josephine Skelly died on 5 June 1951 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 78.6
  • She was buried on 8 July 1951 in Dutton Park Cemetery.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1872/C3449     Johanna     Scally     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  2. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1896/C562     Skelly     Johanna Josephine;     Fox     Denis Michael.
  4. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899, Fox Denis M      20 / 11 / 1939      Unknown :Fox Johanna      08 / 06 / 1951      78 years.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1939/B46032     Dennis Michael     Fox.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1951/B32661     Johanna     Fox     ;Patrick Skelly;     Mary O'Mara.     

Reverend Dean Joseph Patrick Skelly1

M, b. 10 March 1899, d. 10 March 1970
  • Reverend Dean Joseph Patrick Skelly was born on 10 March 1899 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox.1
  • Reverend Dean Joseph Patrick Skelly commenced school on 29 June 1906 at Pinelands State School. He was 7 years and 3 months old. His father was a storekeeper at Crow's Nest.2
  • He commenced school in 1909 at Crow's Nest State School. His brothers Lionel and Denis were also enrolled that year.3
  • In 1925 Joseph was ordained into the priesthood.4
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1930 and 1937 living at St George. He was a clergyman.5
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Helidon. He was a clergyman.6
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1949 and 1958 living at St James Presbetry, Toowoomba. He was a priest.7
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1958 and 1968 living at Presbytery, High Street, Stanthorpe. He was a priest.8
  • Reverend Dean Joseph Patrick Skelly died on 10 March 1970 in Queensland at age 71.9,10
  • He was buried on 12 March 1970 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. His headstone reads
    Rev. Dean Joseph Patrick Skelly
    Parish Priest of Stanthorpe
    Died 10 March 1970
    Aged 71 years
    Eternal Rest
    Grant unto Him O' Lord
    Erected by his Brothers
    and Stanthorpe Parishioners.9

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C5293     Joseph Patrick     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. Parents and Citizens Assn, Book - 125th Anniversary Crow's Nest State School.
  4. Parents and Citizens Assn, Book - 125th Anniversary Crow's Nest State School, Photo of Skelly family Page 58.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div St George 1930-37.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Helidon 1943.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Toowoomba 1949-1954.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div McPherson Sub Div Stanthorpe 1954-1968.
  9. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death1970     C1360     Joseph Patrick     Skelly;     Bernard Skelly      ;Elizabeth Fox.

Lionel Xavier Skelly1

M, b. 5 July 1902, d. 30 May 1988
  • Lionel Xavier Skelly was born on 5 July 1902 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox.1
  • Lionel Xavier Skelly commenced school on 20 October 1908 at Pinelands State School. He was 5 years 6 months old. His father was a shop keeper in Crow's Nest. He left the school in 1909.2
  • He commenced school in 1909 at Crow's Nest State School. His brothers Joseph and Denis were also enrolled that year.3
  • He and Bernard Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Charleville. Bernard was a telegraphist, and Lionel an assistant in the Areadia Cafe.4
  • Lionel Xavier Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Crow's Nest. He was a shop assistant, most likely in his father's shop.5
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1931 living at Edmonton. He was a police constable.6
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Police Barracks, Normanton. He was a police constable.7
  • At the age of 33 years, Lionel Xavier Skelly married Thelma Frances Mary Schneekloth in 1936 in Queensland.8
  • Lionel Xavier Skelly and Thelma Frances Mary Schneekloth appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1937 living at Innisfail. He was a police constable.9
  • Lionel Xavier Skelly and Thelma Frances Mary Schneekloth appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Mt Mulligan. He was a police constable.10
  • Lionel Xavier Skelly and Thelma Frances Mary Schneekloth appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1954 and 1980 living at 273 Kelvin Grove Road, Kelvin Grove. He was a storkeeper.11
  • Lionel Xavier Skelly died on 30 May 1988 at age 85.12
  • He was buried in Pinaroo Cemetery.12

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1902/C5505     Lionel Xavier     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. Parents and Citizens Assn, Book - 125th Anniversary Crow's Nest State School.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Charleville 1925.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1925.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Herbert Sub Div Gordonvale 1931.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Kennedy Sub Div Normanton 1936.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1936/C4075     Schneekloth     Thelma Frances Mary;     Skelly     Lionel Xavier.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Herbert Sub Div Innisfail 1937.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Leichardt Sub Div Mareeba 1949.
  11. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Brisbane Sub Div Kelvin Grove 1954-1980.
  12. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899

Margaret Skelly1

F, b. 20 December 1884, d. 31 December 1966
  • Margaret Skelly was born on 20 December 1884 in Crow's Nest, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • Margaret Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Rockvale, Crow's Nest. She was a shop assistant.3
  • At the age of 25 years, 6 months and 9 days, Margaret Skelly married Denis John Moran on 29 June 1910 in Queensland.4
  • Margaret Skelly and Denis John Moran appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1912 living at Pinelands. Denis was a teamster.5
  • On 6 October 1959,her husband, Denis John Moran died in Queensland.6,7
  • Margaret Skelly died on 31 December 1966 in Rockhampton, Queensland, at age 82.2,8,9
  • She was buried on 3 January 1967 in North Rockhampton Cemetery.2

Children of Margaret Skelly and Denis John Moran

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885/C8379     Margaret     Skelly     Patrick     Mary O'Meara.
  2. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1908.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1910/C3004     Skelly     Margaret;     Moran     Denis John.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1912.
  6. Rockhampton Regional Council, online http://www.rockhamptonregion.qld.gov.au/Your_Community/…, MORAN Denis John; M ;88; Tuesday, 6 October 1959 ;Thursday, 8 October 1959; RC ;D D 64.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1959     C5746*     Dennis John     Moran;     James      ;Catherine O'Connor.
  8. Rockhampton Regional Council, online http://www.rockhamptonregion.qld.gov.au/Your_Community/…, MORAN Margaret; F ;84 ;Saturday, 31 December 1966 ;Tuesday, 3 January 1967; RC; D D 64.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1967     C1078     Margaret     Moran     ;Patrick Kelly ;     Mary O'Meara.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1911     C11897     *James Francis     Moran;     Dennis John;     Margaret Skelly.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912     C13028*     Reginald Joseph     Moran;     Denis John     ;Margaret Skelly.
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1913/C14103     Denis Patrick     Moran;     Denis John;     Margaret Skelly.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1914     C14524*     Bryan Gregory     Moran;     Denis John     ;Margaret Skelly.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1919     C2020     ;Thomas Mervyn     Moran;     Denis John Moran;      Margaret Skelly.

Mary Skelly1

F, b. 1909

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909/C11096     Mary     Skelly;     Patrick Joseph     ;Emma Hunt.

Mary Rose Skelly1

F, b. 18 November 1871, d. May 1910
  • Mary Rose Skelly was born on 18 November 1871 in Gowrie Creek, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • At the age of 19 years, 10 months and 12 days, Mary Rose Skelly married John Gannon on 30 September 1891 in Queensland.3
  • Mary Rose Skelly died in May 1910 in Toogoolawah, Queensland, at age 38.4,2
  • She was buried on 11 May 1910 in Toogoolawah Cemetery.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1871/C330     Mary     Scally     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  2. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1891/C648     Gannon     John;     Skelly     Mary Rose.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1910/C3287     Mary     Gannon;     Patrick Skelly;     Mary O'Mara.

Michael Skelly1

M, b. 28 August 1866, d. 27 December 1866
  • Michael Skelly was born on 28 August 1866 in Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • Michael Skelly died on 27 December 1866 in Queensland.3

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1866/C662     Michael     Scally     ;Patrick     ;Mary O'Mara.
  2. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1867/C139     Michael     Scally     ;Patrick Scally;     Mary O'Mara.

Norman Vincent Skelly1

M, b. 24 February 1906, d. 1976
  • Norman Vincent Skelly was born on 24 February 1906 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox.1
  • Norman Vincent Skelly commenced school in 1911 at Crow's Nest State School.2
  • He enlisted in the Australian Army on 3 February 1942 in Rockhampton. He gave his next of kin as Bernard Skelly, and was living at Archer Street, Rockhampton and working as a clerk for the Department of Labour at the time he enlisted. He was discharged on 29 June 1944 with the rank of Private in the 13th Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps.3
  • Norman Vincent Skelly married Marion Ita Shannon circa 1946.
  • Norman Vincent Skelly died in 1976 in Brisbane, Queensland.4
  • He was buried in Nudgee Cemetery.5

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1906/C3379     Norman Vincent     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  2. Parents and Citizens Assn, Book - 125th Anniversary Crow's Nest State School.
  3. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record Norman Vincent Skelly.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1976     B69096     Norman Vincent     Skelly;     Bernard Skelly      ;Elizabeth Fox.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007 for Norman Vincent Skelly.

Patrick Skelly1

M, b. 1836, d. 2 November 1912
  • Patrick Skelly was also known as Patrick Scally.
  • He was born in 1836 in Kilbeggan, County Westmeath, Ireland. He was the son of Patrick Scally and Jane McDermott.1,2,3
  • He immigrated to Moreton Bay on 27 July 1855. Patrick (surname shown as SCULLY), aged 25, travelled on the Sabrina. He was Roman Catholic, from Westmeath and unable to read or write.3,4
  • At the age of 23 years, Patrick Skelly married Mary O'Mara on 16 June 1859 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,5,3
  • On 14 July 1860 Patrick's name was amongst those who had signed a petition for the formation of the municipality of Toowoomba.6
  • Patrick was amongst the first to select land in the Crow's Nest area. He paid an rental of £24 for 320 acres. He purchased the land in 1884. His property was situated north of Crow's Nest on Old Woman's Hut Creek on the eastern side of the juntion of Anduramba Road and Pierce Creek Road. The property was named Rock Vale.3
  • Patrick Skelly witnessed the burial of Hugh Jospeh Skelly on 3 January 1886 in Cabarlah Cemetery.7
  • On 2 November 1891 Patrick was elected as President of the Crow's Nest State School Committee, following the resignation of W. H. Richardson.8
  • Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest. Patrick was listed as a farmer and Mary carried out home duties. Their son Bernard, a farmer and his wife Elizabeth also lived at Crow's Nest as did Patrick Jospeh, a labourer.9
  • On 30 July 1904,his wife, Mary O'Mara died in "Rock Vale", Crow's Nest.7,3
  • In June 1906 Patrick gave a pound donation to the Sisters of Mercy.10
  • On 5 November 1911 Patrick was elected a member of Crow's Nest's first Chamber of Commerce - the event was reported in the Brisbane Courier - CROW'S NEST DISTRICT.
    CROW'S NEST, November 5.
    At a meeting of business men held at the Empire Hall on Friday night it was decided to form a chamber of commerce at Crow's Nest. The following officers were elected ;— Patron, Mr. W. Thorn, M L A ; president, Mr. R J. M'Collin; vice-presidents, Messrs, C Davis and J A. M'Kee , committee , Messrs. Darnet, Jeffries, Jardine, Skelly, and Carille ; treasurer, Mr. A D
    Henry.11[:CR:]
  • Patrick Skelly died on 2 November 1912 in Rockvale, Park Road, South Brisbane, Queensland.7,2,3
  • He was buried on 5 November 1912 in Crow's Nest Cemetery.7,3
  • Probate for his estate was granted on 14 April 1913; It was published in the Brisbane Courier - "Skelly, Patrick, late of Brisbane, but formerly of Crow's Nest, selector ; died November 2 1912 ; realty £1500, personally £388. Probate granted to J.Nolan, of Crow's Nest grazier, and Bernard Skelly, of the same place, storekeeper. W. J. Garde (by Ure and Nicholson), solicitor.12

Children of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1949/C2437     Honoria     Cronk     ;Patrick Skelly     ;Mary O'Meara.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1912/B16643     Patrick     Skelly     -     - ** born Ireland aged 78 years.
  3. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  4. Unknown compiler, SCULLY     Patrick     ;25;     Sabrina;     1855     ;Moreton Bay     ;      Reels 2137, 2474.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1859/C371     Scally     Patrick;     Omara     Mary.
  6. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Moreton Bay Courier (Brisbane, Qld. : 1846 - 1861) Saturday 14 July 1860.
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  8. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 2 November 1891.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1903.
  10. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 12 June 1906 p 6.
  11. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 6 November 1911 p 10.
  12. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 4 April 1913 p 3.
  13. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1945/C3652     Bernard     Skelly;     Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  14. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1862/C206     Jane     Scally     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  15. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1886/C3967     Hugh     Skelly     ;Patrick Skelly     ;Mary O'Mara.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1866/C662     Michael     Scally     ;Patrick     ;Mary O'Mara.
  17. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1868/C619     Catherine     Scally;     Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  18. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1871/C330     Mary     Scally     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  19. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1872/C3449     Johanna     Scally     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  20. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1949/B22811     Ellen Mary     Skelly     ;Patrick     ;Mary O'Mara.
  21. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1948/B19402     Patrick Joseph     Skelly     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  22. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1879/C5332     Cecelia Bridget     Skelly;     Patrick;     Mary O'Marra.
  23. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1885/C8379     Margaret     Skelly     Patrick     Mary O'Meara.

Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly1

M, b. 2 February 1877, d. 22 October 1948
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly was born on 2 February 1877 in Queensland.1,2,3
  • He was the son of Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara.1
  • On 13 April 1897 The Brisbane Courier Reported that conditional approval had been given to Bernard and Patrick for the selection of agricultural land. They both selected 160 acres at Crow's Nest.4
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll with Patrick Skelly and Mary O'Mara in 1903 in Crow's Nest. Patrick was listed as a farmer and Mary carried out home duties. Their son Bernard, a farmer and his wife Elizabeth also lived at Crow's Nest as did Patrick Jospeh, a labourer.5
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly and Emily (Emma) Hunt appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1908 living at Northorton, Crow's Nest. Patrick was a labourer.6
  • At the age of 31 years, 4 months and 29 days, Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly married Emily (Emma) Hunt, daughter of William Hunt and Sarah Carter, on 1 July 1908 in Toowoomba, Queensland.7,8
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly and Emily (Emma) Hunt appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Googa Googa. Patrick was a teamster.9
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly and Emily (Emma) Hunt appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1915 and 1922 living at Blackbutt. Patrick was a teamster.10
  • On 23 March 1923 The Brisbane Courier reported :- MR. J. Power, prosecuting officer for the federal Taxation Department, proceeded against, J. Tierney, labourer, Innisfail, and Patrick J. Skelly, Dairyman, Blackbutt, before Mr. F. C. M. Burne, P.M., in the Summons Court yesterday, on charges of having failed to furnish income tax returns to the Deputy Federal Commissioner of Taxation. Defendants were each fined £2, with 3/6 costs.11
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly and Emily (Emma) Hunt appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1929 living at Telemon Road, Beaudesert. Patrick was a labourer.12
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly and Emily (Emma) Hunt appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Sandy Creek, Kilcoy. Patrick was a farmer.13
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly and Emily (Emma) Hunt appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Byron Road, Virginia. Patrick was a labourer.14
  • Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly died on 22 October 1948 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 71.1,2,8
  • He was buried on 25 October 1948 in Lutwyche Cemetery.2
  • On 25 October 1948 His funeral notice appeared in The Courier Mail
    "CANNON & CRIPPS, LTD., Funeral Directors. SKELLY, Patrick J.— The Relatives and Friends of Mrs. E. Skelly and Family are invited to attend the funeral of her beloved Husband and their Father, Patrick Joseph Skelly of Byron Road, Virginia, to leave The crypt of the Holy Name Cathedral, Gipps Street. Valley, This (Monday) Forenoon, at 10 o'clock for Lutwyche Cemetery. Mass at 7 a.m. M. SMITH. L2031."15

Child of Patrick Joseph Hugh Skelly and Emily (Emma) Hunt

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1948/B19402     Patrick Joseph     Skelly     ;Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  2. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1877/C1400     Patrick Joseph     Scally;     Patrick;     Mary O'Mara.
  4. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 13 April 1897 p 6.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1903.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1908.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1908/C2533     Hunt     Emma;     Skelly     Patrick Joseph.
  8. Bernard M, "Desc Patrick Skelly & Mary O'Mara."
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1913.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1915-1922.
  11. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 29 March 1923 p 9.
  12. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Moreton Sub Div Beaudesert 1925-1929.
  13. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Wide Bay, sub div Woodfore 1936.
  14. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Lilly, sub div Sandgate 1943.
  15. High Country News, 5 June 2012, 12, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Monday 25 October 1948 p 6 Family Notices.
  16. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1909/C11096     Mary     Skelly;     Patrick Joseph     ;Emma Hunt.

Virgil Leonard Skelly1

M, b. 1912, d. 3 January 1978
  • Virgil Leonard Skelly was born in 1912 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox.1
  • Virgil Leonard Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1937 living at Charles Street, Roma. He was a carpenter.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1945 and 1949 living at Adavale. He was a post master.3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at Tuffnal Road, Banyo. He was a post master.4
  • Virgil Leonard Skelly died on 3 January 1978 in Brisbane, Queensland.5,6
  • He was buried on 6 January 1978 in Pinaroo Cemetery.7

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C12966     Virgel Lenoard     Skelly;     Bernard     ;Elizabeth Fox.
  2. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Roma 1937.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Adavale 1943.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Lilley Sub Div Banyo 1954.
  5. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1978     B83801     Virgel Lenoard     Skelly     ;Bernard Skelly      ;Elizabeth Fox.
  7. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899, Record shows age as 56.

William James Skelly1

M, b. 24 September 1900, d. 22 August 1970
  • William James Skelly was born on 24 September 1900 in Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Bernard Michael Skelly and Elizabeth Lily Fox.1
  • William James Skelly commenced school on 25 September 1907 at Pinelands State School. He was 6 years and 9 months old. His father was a storekeeper at Crow's Nest.2
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1925 living at Crow's Nest. He was a grocer, most likely working in his father's shop.3
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1928 and 1936 living at Coongoola. He was a postmaster.4
  • At the age of 39 years, 8 months and 20 days, William James Skelly married Shiela Alma Gawthorn on 13 June 1940 in Queensland.5
  • William James Skelly and Shiela Alma Gawthorn appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Coongoola. William was a postmaster.6
  • William James Skelly and Shiela Alma Gawthorn appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at 1 Glasgow Street, Toowoomba. William was a traveller.5
  • William James Skelly and Shiela Alma Gawthorn appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1954 living at 219 James Street, Toowoomba. William was a commission agent and Alma a saloon proprietress.7
  • William James Skelly appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1963 living at 8 Groom Street, Toowoomba. William was a commission agent.8
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1963 living at 20 Twenty one Avenue, Brighton.9
  • He and Shiela Alma Gawthorn appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1968 living at 9 Loftus Street, Brighton.10
  • William James Skelly died on 22 August 1970 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 69.11,12
  • He was buried in Pinaroo Cemetery.11

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1900/C5682     William James     Skelly;     Bernard;     Elizabeth Fox.
  2. School Reunion Committee, "Pinelands SS."
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Darling Downs, Sub Div Crows Nest 1925.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Cunnamulla 1928-1936.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Toowoomba 1949.
  6. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Maranoa Sub Div Cunnamulla 1943-1948.
  7. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Toowoomba 1954.
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Toowoomba 1963.
  9. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Lilley Sub Div Sandgate 1963.
  10. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Lilley Sub Div Sandgate 1968.
  11. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899
  12. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1970     B17528     William James     Skelly     ;Bernard Skelly      ;Elizabeth Fox.

Agnes Vera Skewes1,2

F, b. circa 1900, d. 1979

Citations

  1. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 12 August 1937 p 45 Article.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1921     B28777     Agnes Vera     Skewes;     John Norman     Butters.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1979     B432     Agnes Vera     Butters     ;Martin Skewes      ;Emily Elizabeth Morris.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 16 January 1926 p 10 Article.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1937     C1061     John Norman     Butters;     John Henry ;     Ruth Rebecca Rose Walker.
  7. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  8. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 31 March 1937 p 1 Family Notices.

Cyril Frederick M(asters) Skidmore1,2

M, b. 1902, d. 1939

Citations

  1. Alan Taber, Jan, 2000.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Deaths 10601/1939 SKIDMORE CYRIL FREDERICK M; FREDERICK WILLIAM ; ALICE LOUISA; NEWCASTLE.
  3. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Births 7444/1902 SKIDMORE CYRIL F M ;       FREDERICK W ; ALICE L ;      TAREE.
  4. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriages 6602/1933 SKIDMORE CYRIL F M;       FRENCH RENA M; BURWOOD.

Frederick William Skidmore1

M, b. circa 1885
  • Frederick William Skidmore was born circa 1885.1
  • Frederick William Skidmore married Alice Louisa Masters in 1901 in Taree, New South Wales.1,2

Child of Frederick William Skidmore and Alice Louisa Masters

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Deaths 10601/1939 SKIDMORE CYRIL FREDERICK M; FREDERICK WILLIAM ; ALICE LOUISA; NEWCASTLE.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriages 7664/1901 SKIDMORE FREDERICK W ; MASTERS ALICE L;       TAREE.

Martha Ivy Skilton1

F, b. 1875, d. 1948

Children of Martha Ivy Skilton and Charles Frederick Lammas

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriages 1901/4507 Martha Ivy      Skilton ;     Charles Frederick      Lammas.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Deaths 1948/28995     Lammas      Martha Ivy ;     73Y.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1902/9280     Lammas      Winnie Florence ;     Martha Ivy;     Charles Frederick.
  4. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1904/10593     Lammas      Laurence Leonard ;     Martha Ivy     ;Charles Frederick.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1906/7457     Lammas      Norman Hall ;     Martha Ivy     ;Charles Frederick.
  6. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1908/24144     Lammas      Raymond Arthur ;     Martha Ivy;     Charles Fredrick.
  7. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1910/13035     Lammas      Ernest Charles ;     Martha Ivy;     Charles Frederick.

Andrew R L Skinner1

M, b. circa 1875

Citations

  1. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriages 616/1899 SKINNER ANDREW R L ; GRANT MARGARET; ARMIDALE.

Charles Albert Skinner1

M, b. circa 1893, d. 1893

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1893/B25799     Charles Albert     Skinner;     Charles Henry Skinner;     Elizabeth Maud Gilmore.