John Kessey, circa 1899.

John Kessey

(circa 1836 - 1902)

Detailed biography

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Personal details

Birth

     John was born circa 1836 in Bathurst, AustraliaG.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Thomas Casey and Judith Grady.5,6,4

Family surname

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Death

     He died on 18 March 1902 in Black Springs, AustraliaG. The official cause of death was cholera.4,7 He was buried on 19 March 1902 in the Roman Catholic portion of the cemetery, Black Springs, AustraliaG.4

Family life

Marriage

     He and Mary Ann Hanrahan were engaged circa 1857.8 A pre-nuptial agreement with Mary Ann Hanrahan was signed by John on 13 August 1857 in Bathurst, AustraliaG.8 He married Mary Ann Hanrahan on 27 August 1857 in Church of Saints Michael and John, Bathurst, AustraliaG.1,2,4,9,10

Children of John Kessey and Mary Ann Hanrahan

Life event details

Census, occupation and residence information

  • On 18 March 1902 John Kessey was occupied as a farmer while living at AustraliaG.4,11

Witnessed events

Resources

Citations

  1. [S83] Marriage Certificate for John Kessey and Mary Ann Hanrahan, Number 1385 (88), Volume 1857, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 27 August 1857.
  2. [S84] Birth Certificate for James Kessey, 4602/1858, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 30 June 1858.
  3. [S150] Research Report, Kessey family facts, Ernest Edward Gardiner, circa 1991, Fleming Family History Archive held by Jim Fleming, A18830408.
  4. [S199] Death Certificate for John Kessey, 002534/1902, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 26 Mar 1902.
  5. [S190] Death Certifricate for Julia Kessey, 5708/1883, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 30 Feb 1883.
  6. [S191] Death Certificate for Thomas Kessey, 005930/1882, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, unknown file date.
  7. [S212] Research Report, Hanrahan-Hogan Descendants Chart, unknown author, Fleming Family History Archive held by Jim Fleming.
  8. [S82] Pre-nuptial Indenture, Mary Ann Hanrahan and John Kessey, 13 Aug 1857, Land Titles Office of NSW, No 921, Book 50 Settlers.
  9. [S209] Death Certificate for Mary Ann Kessey, 010401/1907, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 19 Aug 1907.
  10. [S211] Research Report, Hogan-McMahon Descendants Chart, unknown author, Fleming Family History Archive held by Jim Fleming.
  11. [S314] Marriage Certificate for James Kessey and Mary Jane Kessey (Press), Number 1923/003952, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 23 Jan 1923.
  12. [S42] Death Certificate for James Kessey, 328/1944, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 15 August 1944.

Charts

Family forebears chart
Thomas Casey's descendants