Constance Mary McGovern

F, b. 20 August 1910, d. 18 July 1978

Ivy McGovern

F, b. 13 December 1893, d. 29 July 1968

John Michael (Jack) McGovern

M, b. 1880, d. 17 January 1966
  • John Michael (Jack) McGovern was born in 1880 in Queensland. He was the son of Patrick McGovern & Mary Blake.
  • At the age of 29 years, John Michael (Jack) McGovern married Maria (Mary) Vandersee, daughter of Christian (Wilhelm) Vandersee and Caroline Kanowski, in 1909 in Queensland.
  • On 6 April 1960,his wife, Maria (Mary) Vandersee died in Queensland.
  • John Michael (Jack) McGovern died on 17 January 1966 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 18 January 1966 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC8-007-0014.

Child of John Michael (Jack) McGovern and Maria (Mary) Vandersee

Sarah McGovern

F, b. 1889, d. 12 November 1929
  • Sarah McGovern was born in 1889 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Henry Edward McGovern and Elizabeth Ann Nelson.
  • At the age of 26 years, Sarah McGovern married William Edward Beutel, son of Edward Beutel and Maria (Mary) Lebsanft, in 1915 in Queensland.
  • Sarah McGovern and William Edward Beutel appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1926 living at Boodua. William was a manager.
  • Sarah McGovern died on 12 November 1929 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.

Child of Sarah McGovern and William Edward Beutel

Violet McGovern

F, b. circa 1895, d. 1936

Children of Violet McGovern and Ernest (Thomas) Widderick

Eliza McGowan

F, b. circa 1810, d. June 1833
  • Eliza McGowan was born circa 1810. She was possibly born in Newry, County Down, Ireland.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas McGowan and Isabella Unknown.
  • Eliza McGowan married Thomas Baker, son of William Baker and Jane Key, on 5 June 1826 in India. They were married by Bans. Thomas Baker was a Serjeant HM 13th Light Infantry,Bachelor aged 29 years. Eliza McGowan,a spinster 16 years. They were married by HR Shepherd, District Chaplain, in the presence of Robert Sutherland Serjeant HM 13 Lt Infantry, James Janes Garrison Clerk. Eliza's parents Thomas McGowan and Isabella McGowan signed the document with their mark.
  • Eliza McGowan died in June 1833 in Bengal, India.
  • She was buried on 6 July 1833 in Bengal, India. Her age was given as 18.

Children of Eliza McGowan and Thomas Baker

Henry McGowan

M, b. 1822, d. 24 October 1822
  • Henry McGowan was born in 1822 in Fort William, Bengal, India.
  • He was the son of Thomas McGowan and Isabella Unknown.
  • Henry McGowan was baptized on 21 October 1822.
  • Henry McGowan died on 24 October 1822 in Bengal.
  • He was buried on 24 October 1822 in Bengal, India.

Isabella McGowan

F, b. 24 September 1815, d. April 1832
  • Isabella McGowan was baptized on 24 September 1815 in Masulipatam, India.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas McGowan and Isabella Unknown.
  • At the age of 13 years, 5 months and 13 days, Isabella McGowan married John Kent on 9 March 1829 in Bengal, India. Isabellas age was given as 14 years.
  • Isabella McGowan died in April 1832 in Bengal, India, at age 16.
  • She was buried on 5 April 1832 in Bengal, India.

Jane McGowan

F, b. 30 November 1818
  • Jane McGowan was born on 30 November 1818 in India.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas McGowan and Isabella Unknown.
  • Jane McGowan was baptized on 1 March 1819 in India.

John McGowan

M, b. 1807, d. 13 January 1847
  • John McGowan was born in 1807.
  • John McGowan died on 13 January 1847.
  • He was buried on 14 January 1847 in Dinapore, Bengal, India.

Thomas McGowan

M, b. circa 1792
  • Thomas McGowan was born circa 1792 in Newry, County Down, Ireland.
  • Thomas McGowan married Isabella Unknown circa 1810.
  • Thomas McGowan began military service in 1812.He enlisted as a private with the 86th Regiment of Foot. He was twenty years old and a cordwainer by trade. After almost seven years he volunteered to move to the 17th Regiment and stayed with them from 1 March 1819 until 21 November 1822, a period of almost four years, when he again volunteered for a move. This time he went to the 13th Regiment and stayed with them for over 17 years (a period when he was in India). He was discharged from the Army on 23 February 1842 after over 27 years service.
  • He ended military service on 9 March 1842 in Bengal, India.He had been with the 13th regiment for almost twenty years.

Children of Thomas McGowan and Isabella Unknown

Bridget McGrail

F, b. 1866, d. 25 February 1893
  • Bridget McGrail was born in 1866.
  • At the age of 19 years, Bridget McGrail married William George Burgess, son of George Burgess and Mary Ann Smith, on 29 July 1885 in Tasmania.
  • Bridget McGrail died on 25 February 1893 in Deloraine. She died in a house fire shortly after giving birth to a daugher Nellie who died at birth.
  • On 11 August 1938,her husband, William George Burgess died in Cheltenham, Victoria, at age 77.

Child of Bridget McGrail and William George Burgess

Annie McGrath

F, b. circa 1845
  • Annie McGrath was born circa 1845.
  • Annie McGrath married Thomas Gelling in 1868 in New South Wales.

Child of Annie McGrath and Thomas Gelling

Bridget McGrath

F, b. circa 1825
  • Bridget McGrath was born circa 1825.
  • Bridget McGrath married Patrick Peters circa 1850.

Child of Bridget McGrath and Patrick Peters

Charles McGrath

M, b. circa 1880

Child of Charles McGrath and Isabella Matthews

Ellen Jane McGrath

F, b. circa 1890, d. 1917

Child of Ellen Jane McGrath and John Vincent Leane

James McGrath

M, b. circa 1860
  • James McGrath was born circa 1860.
  • James McGrath married Mary Ryan circa 1885.

Children of James McGrath and Mary Ryan

James Patrick McGrath

M, b. circa 1875, d. 1943
  • James Patrick McGrath was born circa 1875. He was the son of James McGrath and Maria Butler.
  • James Patrick McGrath married James Patrick McGrath, daughter of William Creed and Harriet Page, in 1904 in Queensland.
  • James Patrick McGrath died in 1943 in Queensland.

Children of James Patrick McGrath and Frances Ellenaor Creed

Jean Alice McGrath

F, b. 29 December 1909, d. 20 June 2001

Child of Jean Alice McGrath and James Allison Hooper

Mary Ellen McGrath

F, b. 1853, d. 27 December 1936

John McPhail (1848-1932) and Mary Ellen McGrath (1853-1936). Photo thanks to G Kruger
  • Mary Ellen McGrath was born in 1853.
  • She was the daughter of Owen McGrath and Ellen Smith.
  • At the age of 21 years, Mary Ellen McGrath married John McPhail, son of Archibald McPhail and Jane Macfarlane, in 1874 in St Matthews Church, Toowoomba.
  • In 1894 moved to the Plainby area. According to the book "From Tall Timbers" Between 1885 and 1889, most of the available land at Plainby was settled, being Homestead Selections for 2s. 6d. Per acre. In 1894, J McPhail came to the Plainby area for a few years. He bought milk and made cheese. When he gave up making cheese, the Silverwood Butter Factory ran a separator on his property, buying milk from the farmers. Later the farmers separated their own milk and sent cream direct to the Crow’s Nest Butter Factory.

  • Mary Ellen McGrath and John McPhail appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Djuan. John was a farmer.
  • Mary Ellen McGrath and John McPhail appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Pierce Creek. John was a farmer.
  • On 11 August 1932,her husband, John McPhail died in Queensland.
  • Mary Ellen McGrath died on 27 December 1936 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 28 December 1936 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Children of Mary Ellen McGrath and John McPhail

Owen McGrath

M, b. circa 1825
  • Owen McGrath was born circa 1825.
  • Owen McGrath married Ellen Smith circa 1850.

Child of Owen McGrath and Ellen Smith

Reginald James McGrath

M, b. 1904, d. 1983

Sydney Vincent McGrath

M, b. 1901, d. 1972

Thomas McGrath

M, b. 1835, d. 16 November 1903
  • Thomas McGrath was born in 1835 in County Cork, Ireland. He was the son of Rodger McGrath and - Barry.
  • At the age of 48 years, Thomas McGrath married Mary Keating, daughter of Michael Keating and Bridget Keating, in 1883 in Queensland.
  • In 1901 Thomas was listed as a farmer of Hampton in the Crow's Nest Post Office Directory.
  • Thomas McGrath and Mary Keating appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Hampton. Thomas was a farmer.
  • Thomas McGrath died on 16 November 1903 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 17 November 1903 in Cabarlah Cemetery.

Winifred McGrath

F, b. circa 1895, d. 1946
  • Winifred McGrath was born circa 1895.
  • She was the daughter of James McGrath and Mary Ryan.
  • Winifred McGrath died in 1946 in Queensland.

Alice Veronica McGreevy

F, b. 24 May 1888, d. 2 February 1946
  • Alice Veronica McGreevy was born on 24 May 1888 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of Edward McGreevy and Margaret McKee.
  • Alice Veronica McGreevy died on 2 February 1946 in Queensland at age 57.

Anne McGreevy

F, b. 1863
  • Anne McGreevy was born in 1863.
  • She immigrated on 17 November 1882 to Queensland with Edward McGreevy and Margaret McKee. Edward 31(was in 52 according to his death certificate) and Margaret 25, travelled on the Roma with their children James 5, Edward 3, Thomas 1 and infant Mary. An Anne McGreevy aged 19 also travelled with them. Edward seems to have gone to work on Cressbrook Station on Ivory Creek near Toogoolawah.

Cecily Grace McGreevy

F, b. 10 May 1915, d. 1 June 2003
  • Cecily Grace McGreevy was born on 10 May 1915 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John (Jacky) McGreevy and Isabell Mary Kidman.
  • Cecily Grace McGreevy commenced school at Anduramba State School. After finishing school she helped out on the property before finding employment as a cook on a property at Quilpie. She met her husband Milo Sharpe while working at Mitchell.
  • At the age of 22 years, Cecily Grace McGreevy married Milo Richmond James Sharpe in 1938 in Queensland. After their marriage they lived in Mitchell where four children were born. The family then moved to Anduramba for a few years before settling in Toowoomba.
  • On 16 June 1955,her husband, Milo Richmond James Sharpe died in Queensland at age 41. After Milo's death Cecily found work as a housemaid/waitress, seamstress and also worked in aged care.
  • Cecily Grace McGreevy died on 1 June 2003 at age 88.
  • She was buried on 5 June 2003 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.

Edward McGreevy

M, b. 1829, d. June 1913
  • Edward McGreevy was born in 1829 in Ireland.
  • Edward McGreevy married Margaret McKee circa 1873.
  • Edward McGreevy and Margaret McKee immigrated to Queensland on 17 November 1882. Edward 31(was in 52 according to his death certificate) and Margaret 25, travelled on the Roma with their children James 5, Edward 3, Thomas 1 and infant Mary. An Anne McGreevy aged 19 also travelled with them. Edward seems to have gone to work on Cressbrook Station on Ivory Creek near Toogoolawah.
  • Edward McGreevy witnessed the burial of Edward McGreevy on 25 June 1893 in Esk Cemetery.
  • Edward McGreevy died in June 1913 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 9 June 1913 in Esk Cemetery.

Children of Edward McGreevy and Margaret McKee

Edward McGreevy

M, b. 1879, d. 22 June 1893
  • Edward McGreevy was born in 1879 in Durham, England.
  • He was the son of Edward McGreevy and Margaret McKee.
  • Edward McGreevy immigrated on 17 November 1882 to Queensland with Edward McGreevy and Margaret McKee. Edward 31(was in 52 according to his death certificate) and Margaret 25, travelled on the Roma with their children James 5, Edward 3, Thomas 1 and infant Mary. An Anne McGreevy aged 19 also travelled with them. Edward seems to have gone to work on Cressbrook Station on Ivory Creek near Toogoolawah.
  • Edward McGreevy died on 22 June 1893 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 25 June 1893 in Esk Cemetery.