Mary McGRATH

Female Abt 1835 - 1924  (~ 89 years)


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  • Name Mary McGRATH 
    Born Abt 1835  Kilkenny, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 28 Jul 1863  Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Arrived on the Rockcliff which had sailed from Plymouth 11 April 1863.
      McGrath, Mary 28, Bridget 26, James 22
    Died 26 Apr 1924  Lowood, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried 28 Apr 1924  Lowood, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Lowood Roman Catholic Cemetery, St Michael's
    SAILER, Albert and Mary (née Mc Grath)
    SAILER, Albert and Mary (née Mc Grath)
    Headstone, Lowood St Michaels Catholic Cemetery
    SAILER, Albert and Mary (née Mc Grath)
    SAILER, Albert and Mary (née Mc Grath)
    Grave, Lowood St Michaels Catholic Cemetery
    Obituary 9 May 1924  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    The Brisbane Courier 

    • An old and highly respected resident of the Lowood district, Mrs. Mary Sailer, passed away on the night of April 26, at the age of 89 years. The late Mrs. Sailer was born at Kilkenny, Ireland, and came to Australia 61 years ago, at the age of 28 years, with her sister and brother (Bridget and James M'Grath), in the ship Rockcliff. She resided with her brother, William, in Ipswich, for some time, and after her marriage with Mr. Herbert Goodman they resided in New South Wales for a few years. While in the South Mr. H. Goodman died, and his widow returned to Ipswich. She later married Mr. Albert Sailer, who afterwards selected a homestead on the Tarampa Estate, near Lowood, where she had lived ever since, a period of 53 years. The late Mrs. Sailer leaves four children, Mrs. S. Jessop (Lowood), Mrs. Wenck (Kingaroy), Mr. W. Goodman (Lowood), and Mr. Joseph Sailer (Ipswich), 18 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Her husband predeceased her four years ago.
    _FSFTID LZ5B-Z23 
    _FSLINK https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LZ5B-Z23 
    Person ID I2175  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2017 

    Father John McGRATH,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Ellen LUNDY,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F803  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ubald GUTMANN,   b. Abt 1842, Säckingen, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 16 Aug 1864  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. William "Bill" GOODMAN,   b. 21 Nov 1865, Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1954, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F722  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Albert SAILER,   b. 5 Feb 1838, Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1919, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 16 Aug 1871  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Francis Joseph "Joe" SAILER,   b. 29 Jun 1872, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1953, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Mary Ellen "Nellie" SAILER,   b. 27 Dec 1873, Lowood, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1936, Laidley, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +3. Amelia "Emily" SAILER,   b. 2 Jul 1875, Lowood, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1965, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2009 
    Family ID F88  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1835 - Kilkenny, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 28 Jul 1863 - Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Aug 1864 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Aug 1871 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Apr 1924 - Lowood, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 28 Apr 1924 - Lowood, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - The Brisbane Courier - 9 May 1924 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S98] Dern Index Queensland, Monumental Inscriptions, DERN, David & Julie, (David & Julie DERN 1999), MI, Lowood R.C.
      SAILER, Mary , d. 26.04.1924, 89 yrs, , MI, Lowood R.C.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1924/C1673.
      1924/C1673
      Mary Sailer
      John MacGrath
      Ellen Lundy

      calc 26 Apr 1924

    3. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1924 'SOCIAL.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 9 May, p. 18, viewed 5 September, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article20751621.
      An old and highly respected resident of the Lowood district, Mrs. Mary Sailer, passed away on the night of April 26, at the age of 89 years. The late Mrs. Sailer was born at Kilkenny, Ireland, and came to Australia 61 years ago, at the age of 28 years, with her sister and brother (Bridget and James M'Grath), in the ship Rockcliff. She resided with her brother, William, in Ipswich, for some time, and after her marriage with Mr. Herbert Goodman they resided in New South Wales for a few years. While in the South Mr. H. Goodman died, and his widow returned to Ipswich. She later married Mr. Albert Sailer, who afterwards selected a homestead on the Tarampa Estate, near Lowood, where she had lived ever since, a period of 53 years. The late Mrs. Sailer leaves four children, Mrs. S. Jessop (Lowood), Mrs. Wenck (Kingaroy), Mr. W. Goodman (Lowood), and Mr. Joseph Sailer (Ipswich), 18 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Her husband predeceased her four years ago.

      1924 'SOCIAL.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 9 May, p. 18, viewed 5 September, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article20751621

    4. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1864/000218.
      Surname: Gutman
      Given Names: Ubald
      Event: Marriage
      Spouse Surname/Father: McGrath
      Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Mary
      Day: 16
      Month: 08
      Year: 1864
      Reference: 1864/ 000218

    5. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1871/ 000230.
      Surname: Sailer
      Given Names: Albert
      Event: Marriage
      Spouse Surname/Father: Macgrath
      Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Mary
      Day: 16
      Month: 08
      Year: 1871
      Reference: 1871/ 000230