Thomas O'Hare, 18211876 (aged 55 years)

Name
Thomas O'Hare
Given names
Thomas
Surname
O'Hare
Birth 1821 27 24

Christening
Address: St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church
Census 1822 (aged 1 year)

Note: On the 1822 Muster, Felix O'Harra is shown as being a 'free by servitude' ex convict ship "Fanny", seven years sentence, landowner of Parramatta, together with three children all 'BC' (born in the colony), one 5 years old, the second age not specified and the third one year old. While the children's names are not shown, given the ages, they are most likely to be Bridget Welsh and John and Thomas Hare. Bridget, Felix's wife, is shown under her maiden name, free by servitude, ex 'Canada', seven years sentence, wife of F. O'Harra, and living at Parramatta.
Birth of a brotherFelix O'Hare
1823 (aged 2 years)
Marriage of a parentWilliam PurnellBridget MurrayView this family
Type: Common
June 1823 (aged 2 years)

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Bridget and William co-habited and did not marry. Bridget was already married to Felix O'Hare. Bridget's husband Felix was serving time in gaol between June to 15 August 1823 and this is likely to be the period for the commencement of co-habitation between William and Bridget.

Christening of a brotherFelix O'Hare
1823 (aged 2 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMary Purnell
1825 (aged 4 years)
Text:

Name: Mary Purnell Birth Date: 1825 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1825 Registration Place: Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia Father: William Purnell Mother: Pritchett Welsh Volume Number: V18257117 IB

Birth of a half-sisterSarah Purnell
October 18, 1826 (aged 5 years)
Address: Marson's Farm
Text:

Name: Sarah Purnell Birth Date: 1826 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1826 Registration Place: Cobbitty, Narellan, New South Wales, Australia Father: William Purnell Mother: Bridget Welsh Volume Number: V1826464 II

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Name: Sarah Purnell Gender: Female Baptism Age: 0 Birth Date: 18 Oct 1826 Baptism Date: 15 Apr 1827 Baptism Place: Narellan, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date: 1826 Residence Place: New South Wales, Australia Father: William Purnell Mother: Bridget Welsh FHL Film Number: 993950

Christening of a half-sisterSarah Purnell
April 15, 1827 (aged 6 years)
Source: unknown
Text:

The baptism record shows that William was a labourer living on Marson's Farm, District of Cooke. Mother shown as Bridget Welsh. The delay between birth and baptism was probably because William was in goal.

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Name: Sarah Purnell Gender: Female Baptism Age: 0 Birth Date: 18 Oct 1826 Baptism Date: 15 Apr 1827 Baptism Place: Narellan, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date: 1826 Residence Place: New South Wales, Australia Father: William Purnell Mother: Bridget Welsh FHL Film Number: 993950

Birth of a half-brotherStephen Purnell
about 1829 (aged 8 years)
Death of a motherBridget Murray
January 2, 1852 (aged 31 years)
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This is possibly our Bridget's death date, but under column for Ship Name it had Native (i.e. born in the Colony).

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Name: Bridget Hare Death Date: 1852 Death Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1852 Registration Place: Mulgoa, Penrith, New South Wales Volume Number: V18521236 118

Death of a fatherFelix O'Hare
June 4, 1876 (aged 55 years)
Cause: Old age
Note: Felix's death certificate records him as 88 years old. His father is listed as '- O'Hare', father occupation not known, mother's maiden name not known. The informant was Felix O'Hare, son, at Hardwick, signed with his mark.
Burial of a fatherFelix O'Hare
June 6, 1876 (aged 55 years)

Address: Roman Catholic Section
Cemetery: Oaks Cemetery
Death of a brotherJohn O'Hare
after 1876 (aged 55 years)

Note: The death certificate of John's father, Felix, dated 4 Jun 1976 states that John was alive at that time.
Death after 1876 (aged 55 years)

Note: The death certificate of John's father, Felix, dated 4 Jun 1976 states that Thomas was alive at that time.
Family with parents
father
17941876
Birth: about 1794Armagh, Armagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: June 4, 1876Camden, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
mother
17971852
Birth: about 1797Dublin, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Death: January 2, 1852Emu Plains, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: June 29, 1818Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
18 months
elder brother
3 years
himself
18211876
Birth: 1821 27 24
Death: after 1876
3 years
younger brother
18231907
Birth: 1823 29 26Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 25, 1907The Oaks, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with James L A Welsh
step-father
mother
17971852
Birth: about 1797Dublin, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Death: January 2, 1852Emu Plains, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: before 1817
-6 years
half-brother
1810
Birth: about 1810 13Ireland?
Death:
8 years
half-sister
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
Mother’s family with William Purnell
step-father
Purnell, William ( 1795-1871)
17951871
Birth: January 26, 1795 30 32Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: December 6, 1871Lane Cove, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
17971852
Birth: about 1797Dublin, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Death: January 2, 1852Emu Plains, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: June 1823
3 years
half-sister
18251878
Birth: 1825 29 28Campbelltown, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 12, 1878Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
22 months
half-sister
18261902
Birth: October 18, 1826 31 29Cobbitty, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 31, 1902Goulburn, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
half-brother
Purnell, Stephen (1829-1912)
18291912
Birth: about 1829 33 32New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 16, 1912Galston, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Census

On the 1822 Muster, Felix O'Harra is shown as being a 'free by servitude' ex convict ship "Fanny", seven years sentence, landowner of Parramatta, together with three children all 'BC' (born in the colony), one 5 years old, the second age not specified and the third one year old. While the children's names are not shown, given the ages, they are most likely to be Bridget Welsh and John and Thomas Hare. Bridget, Felix's wife, is shown under her maiden name, free by servitude, ex 'Canada', seven years sentence, wife of F. O'Harra, and living at Parramatta.

Death

The death certificate of John's father, Felix, dated 4 Jun 1976 states that Thomas was alive at that time.