Edmund Joseph Colbert

(after July 1880 - July 1951)
     Edmund Joseph Colbert was born after July 1880 in Donald, Victoria. According to his death entry he was born at Witchipool.. He was the son of Edmund Colbert and Ellen Shannahan.
     Edmund Joseph Colbert married Marguerite Rose Ann Secker in 1910 in Victoria.
     Edmund and Marguerite were registered at Yarram, on the between 1914 and 1936 electoral roll.
     Edmund died in July 1951 in Yarram, Victoria. He was buried on 20 July 1951 in the RC section, Yarram. He was described as aged 70.

Children of Edmund Joseph Colbert and Marguerite Rose Ann Secker

Garret (Gerold?) Colbert

(before 1775 - 27 February 1801)
     He was a petitioner. Petition from Garrett Colbert & M Mulvihill (who was convicted of same crime). Stated he has a large family, residing at Alea parish co. Limerick, farmer by trade. Garret (Gerold?) Colbert was born before 1775 in Alea, Annaduff, Leitrim, Ireland. Garret was a farmer before conviction in Ireland. He was transported to Sydney, New South Wales, arriving 21 February 1801. A Garrett Colbert was convicted 20 May 1800 for stealing 2 cows and transported to Botany Bay for life per "Guardship"and arrived NSW 21 Feb 1801.
Garrett Celebert, document dated 28 May 1800. Convicted 20 May 1800 for stealing 2 cows - transported to Botany Bay per "Guardship" Ann. Petition - convict & M Mulvihill (convicted of same crime) petitioning for trial. Co. Waterford, of the events by which both convicts were implicated in the crime, with which they were unjustly charged. Has large family, no other details given & resides at Alea parish, co. Limerick, farmer by trade. [PPC 322 Irish transportation records - copy held but hard to read].




A Gerold Colbert died 27 Feb 1801, convict/prisoner, buried St Phillips Sydney. [NSW BDM v4/1022. v2/1631].
     Garret died on 27 February 1801 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

Bridget A'Hearn

(before 1780 - 3 May 1835)
     Bridget A'Hearn was born before 1780 in Aghada, Cork, Ireland.
     Bridget A'Hearn married Patrick Colbert on 22 July 1795 in Aghada, Cork. He was of Cloyne and she of Aghada, both single, Roman Catholics; witnessed by William Kearny & Denis McCarthy.
     Bridget died on 3 May 1835 in Cloyne, Cork. She was buried after 3 May 1835 in Bohillane or Boughellane.

Children of Bridget A'Hearn and Patrick Colbert