Daniel Gunny, 18351895 (aged 59 years)

Name
Daniel Gunny
Given names
Daniel
Surname
Gunny
Name
Denis Lynch
Given names
Denis
Surname
Lynch
Name
Daniel Fowler
Given names
Daniel
Surname
Fowler
Birth May 9, 1835 27 20

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The father's name is not recorded on the BDM record. He took the name of his step father "Lynch'.

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577/1835 V1835577 19 GUNNY DANIEL UNKNOWN MARY

Baptism August 2, 1835 27 20 (aged 2 months)
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Name: Daniel Fowler Gender: Male Christening Date: 02 Aug 1835 Birth Date: 09 May 1835 Birthplace: ST. JAMES, SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA Father's Name: Daniel Fowler Mother's Name: Mary Gunny Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C13541-9 , System Origin: Australia-EASy , GS Film number: 993951

Marriage of a parentDaniel FowlerBridget WelshView this family
October 21, 1835 (aged 5 months)
Shared note: Her marriage certificate did not list the names of her mother and father. Throughout her life Bridget would deny any knowledge of who her mother and father were on any official document she was required to fill out.
Marriage of a parentDenis LynchMary GunnyView this family
after 1835 (aged 0)

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de facto relationship

Birth of a half-sisterRachel Fowler
February 4, 1837 (aged 1 year)
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Name: Rachel Fowler Birth Date: 1837 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1837 Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget Volume Number: V183775 21

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Name: Rachel Fowler Gender: Female Baptism Age: 0 Birth Date: 4 Feb 1837 Baptism Date: 5 Mar 1837 Baptism Place: St Philips, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date: 1837 Residence Place: New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget FHL Film Number: 993952

Birth of a half-brotherJohn Lynch
1837 (aged 1 year)
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V18371161 126/1837 LYNCH JOHN DENIS MARY

Birth of a half-sisterJane Fowler
June 19, 1839 (aged 4 years)
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Name: Jane Fowler Birth Date: 1839 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1839 Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget Volume Number: V1839177 23A

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Name: Jane Fowler Gender: Female Baptism Age: 0 Birth Date: 19 Jun 1839 Baptism Date: 18 Aug 1839 Baptism Place: St. Philip Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date: 1839 Residence Place: New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget FHL Film Number: 993952

Birth of a half-sisterCatherine Lynch
1839 (aged 3 years)
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V1839526 133/1839 LYNCH CATHARINE DENIS MARY

Birth of a half-brotherFrederick Fowler
December 15, 1841 (aged 6 years)
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Born 15 Dec 1841 and baptised 5 Jan 1842 Frederick son of Daniel and Bridget Fowler a boatman of Ermington H.H. Bobart officiating minister

Marriage of a parentJohn FletcherMary GunnyView this family
about 1842 (aged 6 years)

Note: Mary had a de facto relationship with John Fletcher.
Birth of a half-sisterElizabeth Lynch
February 14, 1843 (aged 7 years)
Shared note: Elizabeth was given the surname of Lynch. Denis Lynch died in 1841. The parish record (Parish of St Lawrence, County Cumberland, Untimo Sydney), records John Fletcher as the father of Elizabeth (born on 14 Feb 1843 and baptised on 28 Oc t 1844).
Birth of a half-sisterEmily Fowler
1844 (aged 8 years)
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Name: Emily Fowler Birth Date: 1844 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1844 Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget Volume Number: V1844270 35

Marriage of a parentunknown unknownMary GunnyView this family
after 1843 (aged 7 years)

Baptism of a half-sisterElizabeth Lynch
October 28, 1844 (aged 9 years)
Birth of a half-brotherGeorge Fowler
May 27, 1846 (aged 11 years)
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V1846269 35/1846 FOWLER GEORGE DANIEL BRIDGET

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Name: George Fowler Event Type: Baptism Birth Date: 27 May 1846 Baptism Date: 24 Nov 1850 Baptism Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Parish as it Appears: Saint Andrew Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget Fowler

Birth of a half-sisterClara Fowler
July 2, 1848 (aged 13 years)
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Name: Clara Fowler Event Type: Baptism Birth Date: 2 Jul 1848 Baptism Date: 24 Nov 1850 Baptism Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Parish as it Appears: Saint Andrew Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget Fowler

Birth of a half-sisterMary Jane Lynch
about 1849 (aged 13 years)

Birth of a half-sisterAmy G. Fowler
1851 (aged 15 years)
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Name: Amy G Fowler Birth Date: 1851 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1851 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget Volume Number: V1851227 150

Birth of a half-sisterMiriam Fowler
November 21, 1854 (aged 19 years)
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Name: Daniel Fowler Gender: Male Baptism Age: 0 Birth Date: 21 Nov 1854 Baptism Date: 7 Jan 1855 Baptism Place: Hunters Hill, New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget FHL Film Number: 993966

Birth of a half-brotherDaniel Fowler
November 21, 1854 (aged 19 years)
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When Daniel's father (Daniel Snr) died in 1855, his mother Bridget distributed her children to various people around Sydney. Bridget re-married in 1862 to Robert Grimwood, and he died in 1863.

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Name: Daniel Fowler Gender: Male Baptism Age: 0 Birth Date: 21 Nov 1854 Baptism Date: 7 Jan 1855 Baptism Place: Hunters Hill, New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget FHL Film Number: 993966

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Name: Daniel Fowler Gender: Male Baptism Age: 0 Birth Date: 21 Nov 1854 Baptism Date: 7 Jan 1855 Baptism Place: Hunters Hill, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date: 1854 Residence Place: New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget FHL Film Number: 993966

Christening of a half-sisterMiriam Fowler
January 7, 1855 (aged 19 years)
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Name: Daniel Fowler Gender: Male Baptism Age: 0 Birth Date: 21 Nov 1854 Baptism Date: 7 Jan 1855 Baptism Place: Hunters Hill, New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget FHL Film Number: 993966

Death of a fatherDaniel Fowler
December 7, 1855 (aged 20 years)
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V18551832 43A/1855 FOWLER DANIEL AGE 50

MarriageEliza PrestonView this family
March 5, 1856 (aged 20 years)
Birth of a half-sisterAmy Gertrude Fowler
May 30, 1856 (aged 21 years)
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Born 30 May 1856 and baptised 3 Aug 1856 Amy Gertrude daughter of Daniel and Bridget Fowler (father dead), a labourer of Newington

Birth of a half-siblingFowler
1856 (aged 20 years)
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Name: Fowler Birth Date: 1856 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1856 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: Daniel Fowler Mother: Bridget Registration Number: 6550

Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Jane Lynch
January 4, 1857 (aged 21 years)
Source: Email message
Citation details:

Tucker, Mike, “Mary Gunney”, email message to Marion Purnell Feb 17 2015

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Born 4 Jan 1857 at Trungley Station

Birth of a daughter
#2
Eliza Lynch
1858 (aged 22 years)

Death of a half-sisterAmy Gertrude Fowler
1859 (aged 23 years)
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Name: Amy G Fowler Death Date: 1859 Death Place: New South Wales Father's name: Daniel Mother's name: Bridget Registration Year: 1859 Registration Place: Ryde, New South Wales Registration Number: 4900

Birth of a son
#3
John Lynch
1860 (aged 24 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4
Catherine Lynch
1861 (aged 25 years)

Birth of a daughter
#5
Agnes Lynch
1864 (aged 28 years)

Birth of a son
#6
Denis Lynch
1865 (aged 29 years)

Birth of a daughter
#7
Jessie Lynch
1867 (aged 31 years)

Death of a motherMary Gunny
1867 (aged 31 years)

Note: Mary's daughter Mary Jane was the informant on the death certificate. Mary's age is put at 42. (If this is Mary's death certificate, then the recorded age is wrong). The certificate records Mary as having 2 sons and 3 daughters living. The certificate also states that Mary married Denis Lynch at age 22.
Birth of a son
#8
Abraham Lynch
June 8, 1869 (aged 34 years)

Death of a half-sisterEmily Fowler
1870 (aged 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Rosanna Lynch
1871 (aged 35 years)

Birth of a son
#10
Thomas Lynch
1873 (aged 37 years)

Birth of a son
#11
Henry Lynch
1874 (aged 38 years)

Birth of a son
#12
James Lynch
1877 (aged 41 years)

Marriage of a childNathaniel James EadyMary Jane LynchView this family
1877 (aged 41 years)
Birth of a daughter
#13
Emma Lynch
1879 (aged 43 years)

Death of a sonJames Lynch
1879 (aged 43 years)

Death of a daughterEmma Lynch
1881 (aged 45 years)

Birth of a son
#14
James Lynch
1885 (aged 49 years)

Death of a daughterAgnes Lynch
January 13, 1885 (aged 49 years)

Death of a half-sisterJane Fowler
December 22, 1885 (aged 50 years)
Death January 6, 1895 (aged 59 years)
Cause of death: Fracture to base of skull as a result of a fall from a horse.
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3453/1895 LYNCH DENIS UNKNOWN UNKNOWN YOUNG 3455/1895 LYNCH DENIS DENIS UNKNOWN YOUNG

Citation details:

Sydney Morning Herald Sat 12 Jan 1895 p. 1

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LYNCH. - January 6, at the Burrangong Hospital, Young, through injuries received from a fall off his horse, Dennis Lynch, of Marengo Creek, aged 58 years, beloved brother of Mrs. M. Bulger, of Erskine-street; Mrs. M.J. Taylor, of John-street, Pyrmont; Mrs. C. Cox, of Kangaroo Valey, and Mrs. J. Lynch of Young.

Burial
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Birth: unknown Death: Jan. 6, 1895 Young New South Wales, Australia Note: 58y; h/Eliza; father; d. of injuries

Burial: Murringo General Cemetery Murringo New South Wales, Australia

Family with parents
father
18081855
Birth: about 1808
Death: December 7, 1855Hunters Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18151867
Birth: about 1815Ireland
Death: 1867
Marriage
Marriage: about 1832
3 years
himself
18351895
Birth: May 9, 1835 27 20
Death: January 6, 1895Young, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
Father’s family with Bridget Welsh
father
18081855
Birth: about 1808
Death: December 7, 1855Hunters Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
step-mother
Welsh, Bridget (abt 1817-1889)
18171889
Birth: 1817 20Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 23, 1889Camperdown, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: October 21, 1835Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
16 months
half-sister
18371912
Birth: February 4, 1837 29 20Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1912St Leonards, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
half-sister
18391885
Birth: June 19, 1839 31 22Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 22, 1885North Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
half-brother
18411901
Birth: December 15, 1841 33 24Ermington, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 6, 1901Queensland, Australia
3 years
half-sister
18441870
Birth: 1844 36 27Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1870St Leonards, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
half-brother
Fowler, George (1846-1926)
18461925
Birth: May 27, 1846 38 29New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1925Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
half-sister
Fowler, Clara (1848-1925) holding child
18481925
Birth: July 2, 1848 40 31Ermington, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1925Gunnedah, North West Slopes and Plains, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
half-sister
1851
Birth: 1851 43 34Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
4 years
half-sister
1854
Birth: November 21, 1854 46 37New South Wales, Australia
Death:
0 months
half-brother
18541923
Birth: November 21, 1854 46 37Hunters Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 23, 1923Ararat, Victoria, Australia
19 months
half-sister
18561859
Birth: May 30, 1856 48 39Newington, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1859Ryde, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
7 months
half-sibling
1856
Birth: 1856 48 39Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
Mother’s family with Denis Lynch
step-father
17851841
Birth: about 1785Kings, Ireland
Death: December 1841
mother
18151867
Birth: about 1815Ireland
Death: 1867
Marriage
Marriage: after 1835
3 years
half-brother
18371912
Birth: 1837 52 22New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1912Young, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
half-sister
18391916
Birth: 1839 54 24New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1916Glebe, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with John Fletcher
step-father
mother
18151867
Birth: about 1815Ireland
Death: 1867
Marriage
Marriage: about 1842
14 months
half-sister
18431904
Birth: February 14, 1843 28Ultimo, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 7, 1904New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with unknown unknown
step-father
mother
18151867
Birth: about 1815Ireland
Death: 1867
Marriage
Marriage: after 1843
7 years
half-sister
18491925
Birth: about 1849 34
Death: November 2, 1925Redfern, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Eliza Preston
himself
18351895
Birth: May 9, 1835 27 20
Death: January 6, 1895Young, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
wife
Preston, Eliza (1839-1926)
18391926
Birth: 1839 34 27New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1926Boorowa, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: March 5, 1856Yass, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
24 years
daughter
-22 years
daughter
18571937
Birth: January 4, 1857 21 18Bland, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 17, 1937Temora, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
2 years
son
4 years
son
9 years
son
BirthPickford, Vera. Email to Marion Purnell Feb 13 2008
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The father's name is not recorded on the BDM record. He took the name of his step father "Lynch'.

BirthNew South Wales. Department of Justice and Attorney General. NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages. [data-base on-line]. Sydney: the Registry.
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577/1835 V1835577 19 GUNNY DANIEL UNKNOWN MARY

BaptismChurch of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Familysearch. England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975. [database on-line]: Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 2008
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Name: Daniel Fowler Gender: Male Christening Date: 02 Aug 1835 Birth Date: 09 May 1835 Birthplace: ST. JAMES, SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA Father's Name: Daniel Fowler Mother's Name: Mary Gunny Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C13541-9 , System Origin: Australia-EASy , GS Film number: 993951

NamePickford, Vera. Email to Marion Purnell Feb 13 2008
DeathPickford, Vera. Email to Marion Purnell Feb 13 2008
DeathNew South Wales. Department of Justice and Attorney General. NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages. [data-base on-line]. Sydney: the Registry.
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3453/1895 LYNCH DENIS UNKNOWN UNKNOWN YOUNG 3455/1895 LYNCH DENIS DENIS UNKNOWN YOUNG

DeathNational Library of Australia. Trove: one search...a wealth of information. [database on-line].
Citation details:

Sydney Morning Herald Sat 12 Jan 1895 p. 1

Text:

LYNCH. - January 6, at the Burrangong Hospital, Young, through injuries received from a fall off his horse, Dennis Lynch, of Marengo Creek, aged 58 years, beloved brother of Mrs. M. Bulger, of Erskine-street; Mrs. M.J. Taylor, of John-street, Pyrmont; Mrs. C. Cox, of Kangaroo Valey, and Mrs. J. Lynch of Young.

BurialFind a grave [database on-line].
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Birth: unknown Death: Jan. 6, 1895 Young New South Wales, Australia Note: 58y; h/Eliza; father; d. of injuries

Burial: Murringo General Cemetery Murringo New South Wales, Australia

Shared note

After Mary's relationship with Daniel Fowler ended, she took up with another convict, Denis Lynch. She changed Daniel Gunny's name to Denis Lynch after the 'new' father.