Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Catherine MAHERAge: 41 years18421884

Name
Catherine MAHER
Given names
Catherine
Surname
MAHER
Married name
Catherine BLANCH
Birth November 10, 1842 55 34

Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Citation details: V18422197 61/1842 MAHER CATHERINE JOHN SARAH --
Note: Kevin Matthews has Catherine's birth date as the 16th and not the 10th.
Marriage of a siblingJohn P TURNERMary Ann MAHERView this family
about 1848 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: V18481336 95/1848 TUNNER JOHN MAHER MARY LK
Text:

The LK indicates a marriage registered in the Roman Catholic Church in East Maitland, Maitland or West Maitland.

Death of a sisterMary Ann MAHER
about 1859 (Age 16 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4289/1859 TURNER MARY A JOHN M DIED NEWCASTLE NEWCASTLE
Publication: http://masonfamilytree.tribalpages.com/
Death of a fatherJohn MAHER
November 25, 1867 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: Email 9 Mar 2008
Text:

Hi Stewart,

Following up on my ? Yesterday, have since confirmed following info which may be of use to you.

Went headstone hunting to-day an fell upon Catherine Mahers Headstone. Inscription reads.....

" Died September 20 1884 CATHERINE THE BELOVED WIFE OF JOSEPH BLANCH OF BULAHDELAH"

Catherine is buried with other relatives of mine which have been confirned on same Headstone.

Her Parents are...

John Maher & Sarah McGlade my ggg Grandparents, Both Convicts.

John Maher born Co Carlow 1787 Died 25th November 1867 West Maitland NSW Sarah McGlade born 1808 Died 25th September 1882 West Maitland NSW

John & Sarah MARRIED 27TH February 1830 at St Marys Church Sydney NSW

All of above is proven info.

May be of interest to you thanks again for your response,

Kevin

MCGLADE Sarah Elizabeth 1828 34/0326 4 Apr 1834 4/4320 992 Wife of John Maher, per "Minerva" [1819], fbs

John arrived as a convict 17-12-1819 on board the "Minerva" sentenced to 7 years Transportation for the crime of robbery. Cert of Freedon 30-03-1826

Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5991/1867 MAHER JOHN AGE 80 YEARS DIED MAITLAND MAITLAND
Burial of a fatherJohn MAHER
after November 25, 1867 (Age 25 years)
Address: Roman Catholic Section.
Cemetery: Campbell's Hill
Publication: http://masonfamilytree.tribalpages.com/
Blanch-Maher Family
Blanch-Maher Family

Note: Image kindly supplied by Kevin Mason.

MarriageJoseph BLANCHView this family
August 13, 1872 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 2653/1872 BLANCH JOSEPH MAHER CATHERINE MORPETH
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 238
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Maud BLANCH
about 1873 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 13073/1873 BLANCH MARY MAUD JOSEPH CATHERINE MAITLAND
Birth of a daughter
#2
Florence Jane BLANCH
about 1875 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 13941/1875 BLANCH FLORENCE JANE JOSEPH CATHERINE MAITLAND
Birth of a daughter
#3
Edith M BLANCH
about 1877 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 14578/1877 BLANCH EDITH M JOSEPH CATHERINE B MAITLAND
Death of a motherSarah McGLADE
September 25, 1882 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: Email 9 Mar 2008
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9619/1882 MAHER SARAH UNKNOWN MCGLADE DIED WEST MAITLAND WEST MAITLAND
Burial of a motherSarah McGLADE
after September 25, 1882 (Age 39 years)
Cemetery: Campbell's Hill
Publication: http://masonfamilytree.tribalpages.com/
Blanch-Maher Family
Blanch-Maher Family

Note: Image kindly supplied by Kevin Mason.

Death September 20, 1884 (Age 41 years)
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9258/1884 BLANCH CATHERINE JOHN SARAH STROUD
Citation details: Email 9 Mar 2008
Note: Deborah Myers has provided a death date of 18 September 1884 yet her headstone is inscribed with her death date being the 20th. The 20th may have been her burial date and the headstone has the wrong inscription. Need to check Deborah's source.
Burial after September 20, 1884
Address: Roman Catholic Section
Cemetery: Campbells Hill
Citation details: Email 9 Mar 2008
Note: The inscription on her headstone reads:
Blanch - Catherine
Blanch - Catherine

Note: Image kindly provided by Kevin Mason.


Blanch-Maher Family
Blanch-Maher Family

Note: Image kindly supplied by Kevin Mason.


Blanch-Maher Family
Blanch-Maher Family

Note: Image kindly supplied by Kevin Mason.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Sarah McGLADE
Birth: about 1808Armagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: September 25, 1882West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: February 27, 1830Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
Mary Ann MAHER
Birth: about 1832 45 24New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1859Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
11 years
herself
Family with Joseph BLANCH - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 13, 1872Morpeth, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
daughter
Mary Maud BLANCH
Birth: about 1873 32 30Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 29, 1957Kogarah, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Florence Jane BLANCH
Birth: about 1875 34 32Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 3, 1948Bulahdelah, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Edith M BLANCH
Birth: about 1877 36 34Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 21, 1918Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V18422197 61/1842 MAHER CATHERINE JOHN SARAH --
BirthMatthews Family History
MarriageB - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 2653/1872 BLANCH JOSEPH MAHER CATHERINE MORPETH
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 238
DeathHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9258/1884 BLANCH CATHERINE JOHN SARAH STROUD
DeathEmails - Kevin Mason
Citation details: Email 9 Mar 2008
BurialEmails - Kevin Mason
Citation details: Email 9 Mar 2008
SourceHarnett - Edward - Descendants - By Debra Myers
Publication: Deborah Myers, 17 November 2007,
Citation details: Page 7
Note: This is a MS Word document of 35 pages and 12,688 words evidencing a lot of work. Mostly it comprises BDM data. No sources are given and there are some errors.