Mary O'Grady

(circa 1846 - 21 November 1932)
     Mary O'Grady arrived per "Britannia" in 1846 at Adelaide, South Australia. The O'Gradys came on same ship according to Fleur Lehane. She was born circa 1846 in Clare, Ireland. She was six months old on arrival in Australia.
     Mary O'Grady married Michael Colbert, son of Benjamin Colbert and Margaret Murphy, on 19 June 1864 in St Anne's, Marion, South Australia.
     Mary died on 21 November 1932 in Adelaide, South Australia. She was buried on 22 November 1932 in the West Terrace cemetery, Adelaide.

Children of Mary O'Grady and Michael Colbert

John Colbert

(circa 1799 - before 1854)
     John Colbert was born circa 1799 in Tipperary, Ireland.
     John Colbert married Mary Scott circa 1828 in Tipperary. Mary was aged 30 at her marriage..
     John died before 1854 in Ireland.

Children of John Colbert and Mary Scott

Mary Scott

(circa 1798 - 7 March 1889)
     Mary Scott was born circa 1798 in Ballynaclough, Tipperary, Ireland. She was 46 in 1854, daughter of John & Mary Scott, both dead.
     Mary Scott married John Colbert circa 1828 in Tipperary, Ireland. Mary was aged 30 at her marriage..
     There were no Colberts in Nenagh or Bally na clough in 1852 Griffith Valuation of Tipperary. Only Modreeny, Relickmurry & Newcastle. Ballynaclogh - parish of 1094 acres in the North Riding of Tipperary, Barony of Upper Ormond, Union of Nenagh (O.S.21 & 27). Griffith's Valuation - Mary Colbert, lessee of John Bayley Esq., house 10/-.
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     Mary Scott arrived per "Rodney" on 15 March 1854 at Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Mary Colbert, aged 46, housekeeper, born Bally na Clough, parents John & Mary Scott both dead, Church of England, both read & write, to join a brother David Scott in Chippendale, NSW, having paid £14 under the regulations. She was accompanied by Mary aged 23 & Joseph aged 21, her children, their father being dead.
The Immigration Deposit Journals list David Scott sponsoring Joseph aged 20, Mary aged 46 and Mary Ann aged 22 on 31 May 1853.
     Mary died on 7 March 1889 in Mt Buninyong, Victoria. She was buried on 8 March 1889 in Buninyong, Victoria.

Children of Mary Scott and John Colbert