Judith Grady

(circa 1815 - 1883)

Detailed biography

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Personal details


     Judith was born circa 1815 in IrelandG.1 She was the daughter of Patrick Grady and Margaret Whalan.2,1 As of 22 December 1832 her married name was Casey.3,1


     She died on 1 February 1883 in Machattie's Creek, Bathurst, AustraliaG. The official cause of death was drowning.4,1,5 She was buried on 4 February 1883 in Bathurst, AustraliaG.1 Her estate was probated on 8 August 1883.5

Family life


     She married Thomas Casey on 22 December 1832 in Kelso, Bathurst, AustraliaG. They were married by banns with the consent of Government. Thomas, Judith and witness Patrick Foran all signed with a mark, while Henry H Fleming, the other witness, signed his name.3,1

Children of Judith Grady and Thomas Casey

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Witnessed events

Remaining events



  1. [S190] Death Certifricate for Julia Kessey, 5708/1883, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 30 Feb 1883.
  2. [S125] Letter from Patrick Grady to Colonial Secretary, 24 June 1824, Fiche 3286 pp128-30, Archives Office of NSW.
  3. [S64] Marriage Record for Thomas Casey and Judith Grady, Number 1174, Volume Vol 16, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 22 December 1832.
  4. [S137] Newspaper article, Inquest - Julia Kessey, The Bathurst Daily Times, 2 Feb 1883, Australian National Library.
  5. [S193] Julia Kessey will (8 Aug 1883), NSW Probate Office.
  6. [S192] Thomas Kessey will (22 Apr 1882), 7307, NSW Probate Office.
  7. [S150] Research Report, Kessey family facts, Ernest Edward Gardiner, circa 1991, Fleming Family History Archive held by Jim Fleming, A18830408.
  8. [S191] Death Certificate for Thomas Kessey, 005930/1882, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, unknown file date.
  9. [S199] Death Certificate for John Kessey, 002534/1902, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 26 Mar 1902.


Family forebears chart
Thomas Casey's descendants