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Margaret Whalan

b. 1785, d. 4 June 1857

Person Exhibits

Gravestone for Margaret Grady, Brisbane Valley Cemetery, 4 Jun 1857


Margaret Whalan was born in 1785.1,2


Family life

Patrick Grady and Margaret Whalan were married in 1806 in Newcastle.3,2

Children with Patrick Grady (b. 1788, d. 16 January 1866)

DaughterMary Grady+ (b. 1807, d. 4 November 1880)
DaughterElenor Grady+ (b. 1812, d. 25 July 1894)
DaughterJudith Grady+ (b. 1815, d. 1 February 1883)
SonJames Grady+ (b. 1815, d. 25 September 1887)
SonPatrick Grady+ (b. 1816, d. 1892)

Residence information

Margaret Whalan immigrated on 12 November 1828 to Sydney, NSW, Australia. Margaret and her family arrived in Sydney aboard the "City of Edinburgh".2


Margaret Whalan died on 4 June 1857 at age ~72 in Brisbane Valley Creek.1,2 She was buried on 6 June 1857 at Brisbane Valley Cemetery in Brisbane Valley Creek.1,2


There is a memorial to Margaret Whalan at Brisbane Valley Cemetery in Brisbane Valley Creek, NSW, Australia. Follow this link for information and images of her memorial.


  1. [S614] , Gravestone: Margaret Grady nee Whalan c.1785 - 1857 (Brisbane Valley: Cemetery, 4 Jun 1857). Hereinafter cited as Gravestone: Margaret Grady.
  2. [S905] "Descendants of Patrick Grady and Margaret Whalan", Athol Lamont; Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  3. [S469] Karen O'Neil, "RR: Grady - Whalan family group sheet by Karen O'Neil", circa 2002 (). Hereinafter cited as "RR: Grady - Whalan family group sheet by Karen O'Neil."
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