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Private Garrett O'Conner  (c.1816........)
 
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  • Born :  1816
  • Where Born : Banna Wexford Ireland
  • Occupation :   Soldier /  labourer
  • Date Arrived :  18th July 1845
  • Ship Arrived on :  " Castle Eden "
  • Port Arrived :  Sydney
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  • Spouse's Name :  Julia O'connor formerly Ryan
  • Date Married : 14 December 1845
  • Where Married : Castlecomer Ireland
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  • Born :    1828
  • Where Born : Castlecomer Ireland
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  • Date Arrived :  18th July 1845
  • Ship Arrived on :  " Castle Eden "
  • Port Arrived :  Sydney
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    Descendants
    Information supplied by faye standeven
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    Children :
    William  O'connor born 1847 in Geelong, .......d)
    Margaret O'connor born 1850 Launceston Tasmania,  .......d)
    John O'connor born 1851 Paddington Sydney,  .......d)
    James O'connor born 7th October 1856 Victoria Barracks,. .......d)
    Joesph O'connor born 1860 in Chilwell. .......d)
     
    History & Achievements :
  • It is unknown were he settled in Australia or New Zealand but i do know he left Australia in the year 1864. He enrol in the 4th Waikato Regiment on the 19th January 1864 in Melbourne. His registration number was 81 and he listed his trade/calling as Labourer he lied about his age and said he was 37 Garrett and Julia and their four children arrive on the Swiftsure on 17th Febuary 1864. Garrett serve his time in Hamilton and claimed his land for his service
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    References
    Family Members, Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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    Last revised: Friday, 22 January 2010 09:33:16