Category Archives: Hanratty

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #29 Ellen Hanratty Convict, a life of drunkness and larceny

My 4x Great Grandmother was possibly Ellen Hanratty or Mohan who was born in Monaghan Ireland. Her age is shown on various records which gives her birth to between 1802 and 1812. I have not found the birth of my 3 x great grandmother, Mary Hanratty but Mary’s death certificate listed her father as Arthur …

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52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #9 Arthur Hanratty & Ellen Moran

I am in few weeks behind in the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks and hopefully I will be able to catch up next week. This week was St Patrick’s day and I thought I would write about my first two possible Irish Ancestors who arrived in New South Wales as convicts. My 3x Great Grandmother, …

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My Maternal Ancestors

This is a list of my maternal ancestors.  Also, forgive me as I try out different wordpress themes today. My Maternal Grandmothers Ancestors My Grandmother Catherine Gladys Dilworth –(1900-1980) My Great Grandparents: Charles Patrick Dilworth (1861-1946) & Margaret McCormick (c1862-1932) My Great Great Grandparents Joseph Dilworth (c1807-1887) & Mary Quirk – (1832-1911) Dennis McCormick (c1815-1890 …

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Brick Wall Research – Arthur Hanratty

My GGG Grandmother, Mary Ryan or Hanratty, was born in the mid 1830’s at Dungog, New South Wales. No record of her birth has been found. According to her death certificate in 1909, her father’s name was Arthur Hanratty (Pig Merchant). The following information is everything that I have been able to find on ‘Arthur …

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