Gorey Family History

Gorey, James[1]

Male 1814 - 1883  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Gorey, James 
    Born Jan 1814  Jerpoint, Eire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 23 Jan 1814  Thomastown, Eire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Mar 1883  Redesdale, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Association Family: / (Relationship: Spouse) 
    Person ID I063  Gorey
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2016 

    Family Hanlon, Elizabeth,   b. c1818, Woolen Grange, Kilkenny Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1880, Redesdale, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1841  Thomastown, Eire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Gorey, Michael,   b. 24 Sep 1841, at sea Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1908, Nagambie, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Gorey, Bridget,   b. 28 Jan 1843, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1915, Redesdale, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Gorey, Margaret,   b. Abt 1844, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1931, Melbourne Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years)
    +4. Gorey, Mary,   b. 5 Mar 1846, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1914, Malmsbury, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     5. Gorey, Daniel,   b. Abt 1847, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1892, Picola North Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     6. Gorey, Edward,   b. 22 Oct 1849, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1937, Mooroopna Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     7. Gorey, James,   b. 25 Mar 1851, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1909, Gannawarra Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     8. Gorey, John,   b. 22 Apr 1854, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1919, Middle Park Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     9. Gorey, William,   b. 7 Oct 1855, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1857, Heidelberg, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jan 1814 - Jerpoint, Eire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 23 Jan 1814 - Thomastown, Eire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Feb 1841 - Thomastown, Eire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Mar 1883 - Redesdale, Vic Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Barque Middlesex
    Barque Middlesex
    James and Elizabeth Gorey arrived in Melbourne aboard the barque Middlesex on 1 October 1841.
    Gorey farm at Malmsbury
    Gorey farm at Malmsbury
    James Gorey purchased block 228 of some 71 acres at the Kyneton/Malmsbury land sale in April 1855.

    Histories
    Barque Middlesex
    Barque Middlesex
    James and Elizabeth Gorey arrived in Australia aboard the barque Middlesex on 1 October 1841.
    James and Elizabeth Gorey
    James and Elizabeth Gorey
    The story of James and Elizabeth Gorey, Victorian pioneers:

    News
    1841 arrival
    1841 arrival
    Port Phillip Patriot and Melbourne Advertiser, shipping intelligence, 4 October 1841.
    Michael Gorey assaults James Gorey
    Michael Gorey assaults James Gorey
    Report from the Kyneton Observer, 19 July 1860: Michael Gorey appeared in the Police Court on a charge of assaulting his father James Gorey.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Advocate, (Advocate (Catholic) newspaper), 12 (Reliability: 2), 11 Sep 1875.
      "Every member of the branch much regretted losing the valuable services of Bro. Gorey as the principal officer of the branch and wished him prosperity in his undertaking."
      http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/170307167