Jim's Genie Jottings

A history of the Fleming, Jolliffe, Kessey and Murphy families of New South Wales - and their forebears

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Patrick Grady

b. 1788, d. 16 January 1866

Detailed biography

For a detailed biography of Patrick Grady click here.


Patrick Grady was born in 1788 in Newcastle.1,2


Family life

Patrick Grady and Margaret Whalan were married in 1806 in Newcastle.1,2 He and Susan Harty were married on 22 June 1860 in Bathurst.2

Children with Margaret Whalan (b. 1785, d. 4 June 1857)

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)

Partner with Susan Harty

Residence information

Patrick Grady emigrated on 8 November 1822 from Cork, Ireland. He was shipped to Australia as a convict aboard "Brampton".2 He immigrated on 22 April 1823 to Sydney, NSW, Australia. He arrived aboard the convict ship "Brampton".3,1,2

Involvement in crime

Patrick Grady was convicted of robbery with fire arms in April 1822 in Waterford. He was sentenced to life imprisonment. This was subsequently commuted to transportation.2

Working life

  • In 1806 Patrick Grady was a farmer in Newcastle.


Patrick Grady died on 16 January 1866 at age ~78 in O'Connell.1,2 He was buried on 19 January 1866 in Brisbane Valley.1,2


  1. [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."
  2. [S905] "Descendants of Patrick Grady and Margaret Whalan", Athol Lamont, to Dawn Doab (Sydney); Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  3. [S378] Patrick Grady, L: Grady - Colonial Secretary, Sydney: Colonial Secretary, 24 June 1824, `Fiche 3286 pp128-30.
ReferencesCh forebears
Ch Kessey forebears
Grady clan
Pedigree Grady
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Last Edited27 October 2018