Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Convict uniform as punishment

Nicholas DELANYAge: 56 years17781834

Name
Nicholas DELANY
Given names
Nicholas
Surname
DELANY
Also known as
Nicholas DELANEY
Birth calculated 1778
Note: It is noted that Nicholas was 24 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1802.
Convicted
Irish rebel and sentenced to transportation for Life
December 1799 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834
Text:

Name: Nicholas Delany Arrival Date: Oct 1802 Vessel: Atlas Province: New South Wales Title: Male Year(s): 1788-1819 Place of Conviction: Wicklow

Delany - Nicholas - Conviction and Arrival
Delany - Nicholas - Conviction and Arrival

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Convict
Sentenced to Life
October 30, 1802 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names Page 207
Publication: Library of Australian History, Sydney, 2004. Originally published in 1959, revised in 1969. Copywrite 1974 Australian Edition, Charles Bateson
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834
Text:

Name: Nicholas Delany Arrival Date: Oct 1802 Vessel: Atlas Province: New South Wales Title: Male Year(s): 1788-1819 Place of Conviction: Wicklow

Delany - Nicholas - Conviction and Arrival
Delany - Nicholas - Conviction and Arrival

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Note: Arrived on board the "Atlas II".
Religious marriageElizabeth BAYLYView this family
October 17, 1808 (Age 30 years)
Address: St. Phillip's Church of England
Citation details: V1808858 3A/1808 DELANEY NICHOLAS BAYLY ELIZABETH CA
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary A DELANEY
about 1809 (Age 31 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V181081 5/1810 DELANEY MARY A INFANT
Conditional Pardon June 3, 1809 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Conditional Pardon Page 160
Birth of a son
#2
John DELANEY
about 1810 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: V1810185 5/1810 DELANEY JOHN NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster

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Note: The 1828 convict muster notes that John was 18 years of age and was born in the colony.
Death of a daughterMary A DELANEY
about 1810 (Age 32 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V181081 5/1810 DELANEY MARY A INFANT
Birth of a son
#3
Thomas DELANEY
December 11, 1812 (Age 34 years)
Address: Sydney Cove
Citation details: V1812137 7/1812 DELANEY THOMAS NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18122950 1A/1812 DELANEY THOMAS NICHOLAS ELIZABETH

Citation details: Page 1
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster

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Note: The 1828 Convict Muster notes that Thomas was 16 years of age and was born in the Colony.
Absolute Pardon January 25, 1813 (Age 35 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Absolute Pardons Page 11
Christening of a sonThomas DELANEY
February 7, 1813 (Age 35 years)
Address: St. Phillip's Church of England
Citation details: Page 1
Birth of a son
#4
James DELANEY
between 1814 and 1815 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: V1814388 7/1814 DELANEY JAMES NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Citation details: V18153493 1A/1815 DELANEY JAMES NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster

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Note: It was noted that James was 6 years of age in the 1828 muster. This would have him born about 1822.
Property
Granted a 14 years lease of land of 40 rods
April 15, 1815 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Land Grants and Leases, 1792-1867
Text:

Name: Nicholas Delany Date of Grant: 15 Apr 1815 District: Sydney

Birth of a son
#5
William DELANEY
about 1817 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: V1817614 7/1817 DELANEY WILLIAM NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18174071 1B/1817 DELANEY WILLIAM NICHOLAS ELIZABETH

Birth of a son
#6
Charles DELANY
about 1818 (Age 40 years)

Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster

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Birth of a son
#7
Nicholas DELANEY
about 1819 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: V18194787 1B/1819 DELANEY NICHOLAS NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Text:

There is also this reference:

V1819189 6/1819 DELANEY NICHOLAS NICHOLAS ELIZABETH

Property
Granted 200 acres of land
June 30, 1823 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Land Grants and Leases, 1792-1867
Text:

Name: Nicholas Delany Date of Grant: 30 Jun 1823 District: Appin

Birth of a son
#8
Edward DELANEY
about 1825 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: V1825457 127/1825 DELANY EDWARD NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Citation details: V1825613 125/1825 DELANEY EDWARD NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster

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Note: Noted as 3 years of age in the 1828 muster.
Birth of a daughter
#9
Martha DELANEY
about 1825 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: V1825614 125/1825 DELANEY MATHEW NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster

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Citation details: 18 March 2016
Text:

In part:

"Nicholas & Elizabeth had another daughter " Martha" who was born in 1825 St.Marys, N.S.W. Australia and died 26/7/1906 "Esbank", Lithgow, N.S.W. She married John Sherringham 17/2/1845 and they had 10children."

Note: Noted as 3 years old in the 1828 muster.
Occupation
Publican
1828 (Age 50 years)

Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster

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Birth of a daughter
#10
Clare DELANY
about 1831 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: V18311838 125/1831 DELANEY CLARE NICHOLAS ELIZABETH
Death between September 2, 1834 and September 3, 1834 (Age 56 years)
Cause of death: Murdered or died in fall while drunk
Publication: Newspaper published in Sydney, NSW between (1828 and 1838)
Citation details: 19 November 1834, Page 2
Delany - Nicholas - Death
Delany - Nicholas - Death

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Family with Elizabeth BAYLY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 17, 1808Port Jackson (Sydney), , New South Wales, Australia
14 months
daughter
Mary A DELANEY
Birth: about 1809 31 17New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1810New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
John DELANEY
Birth: about 1810 32 18New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1892Dubbo, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
3 years
son
4 years
son
William DELANEY
Birth: about 1817 39 25New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1881Lithgow, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
2 years
son
Nicholas DELANEY
Birth: about 1819 41 27New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1881Lithgow, , New South Wales, Australia
7 years
son
Edward DELANEY
Birth: about 1825 47 33New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1898Bathurst, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
daughter
7 years
daughter

ConvictedWeb Site - Irish Convicts to NSW 1788-1849
ConvictThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names Page 207
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V1808858 3A/1808 DELANEY NICHOLAS BAYLY ELIZABETH CA
MarriageWeb Site - Australian Royalty by Marion Purnell
Conditional PardonThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Conditional Pardon Page 160
Absolute PardonThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Absolute Pardons Page 11
PropertyWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Land Grants and Leases, 1792-1867
Text:

Name: Nicholas Delany Date of Grant: 15 Apr 1815 District: Sydney

PropertyWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Land Grants and Leases, 1792-1867
Text:

Name: Nicholas Delany Date of Grant: 30 Jun 1823 District: Appin

Occupation1828 New South Wales, Australia Census (TNA Copy)
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster
Delany - Nicholas and Family - 1828 Convict Muster

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DeathThe Sydney Monitor
Publication: Newspaper published in Sydney, NSW between (1828 and 1838)
Citation details: 19 November 1834, Page 2
Delany - Nicholas - Death
Delany - Nicholas - Death

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