Thomas Fitzgerald1

#12542, (circa 1850-)
ChartsBourke family - descendants
Descendents of Patrick Bourke
Last Edited15 Oct 2016
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Thomas Fitzgerald was born circa 1850.1

He married Mary Bourke, daughter of Patrick Bourke and Mary Ann Cannon, in 1873 at Orange, New South Wales. Altogether they were to have five children.1 On 4 June 1885 Mary Bourke and Patrick Bourke donated monies to the Dr. Torreggiani Memorial Fund.2 On 4 June 1885 an unknown person appear to have donated monies to the Dr. Torreggiani Memorial Fund.

Thomas ws publican of the Deepwater Hotel, in Deepwater, New South Wales.3

In September 1885, Thomas Fitzgerald had his hotel (and one of his guests) robbed of some 'prints, sugar, boots &c.' by a William Hawkins and Peter Smith. Hawkins and Smith were arrested near the Queensland border.4,5

The will of his brother-in-law Patrick Bourke, in which Thomas was named sole heir was proved on 16 August 1897 He also apparently owned the Deepwater Hotel in Deepwater and two parcels of land in Glen Innes totalling a little over half an acre. His entire estate was left to his sister Mary's husband, Tom Fitzgerald.6,7,87
Advertising the Deepwater Hotel for sale
(source: National Library of Australia)

Timeline

DateEventPlace
Family
1850Birth1
1873MarriageOrange, New South Wales1
1885Note memo only CR CRthe Deepwater Hotel, in Deepwater, New South Wales3
1885Note memo only CR CR4,5

Family

Mary Bourke (13 Jun 1851-1 Feb 1895)
Children

Citations

  1. [S3] New South Wales, Marriage Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1873 No.3492.
  2. [S674] The Freeman's Journal, Sydney New South Wales, Australia, 1885 'Advertising.', Freeman's Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1932), 20 June, p. 19, viewed 28 September, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article115467118
  3. [S593] The Australian Town and Country Journal (New South Wales), Parkes, New South Wales, Australia, 1885 'Family Notices.', Australian Town and Country Journal (NSW : 1870 - 1907), 12 September, p. 42, viewed 28 September, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article70983786
  4. [S683] The Clarence River Examiner and New England Advertiser, Grafton, New South Wales, Australia, 1885 'GENERAL NEWS.', Clarence and Richmond Examiner and New England Advertiser (Grafton, NSW : 1859 - 1889), 26 September, p. 8, viewed 28 September, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article62149581
  5. [S617] State Records Authority of NSW, New South Wales Police Gazette, 1862-1930, Sydney 7 Oct 1885 p.800 (for items).
  6. [S917] The Glen Innes Examiner and General Advertiser (new South Wales), Glen Innes, New South Wales, 1897 'Advertising', Glen Innes Examiner and General Advertiser (NSW : 1874 - 1908), 8 October, p. 3. , viewed 15 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article217918810
  7. [S917] The Glen Innes Examiner and General Advertiser (new South Wales), Glen Innes, New South Wales, 1897 'Advertising', Glen Innes Examiner and General Advertiser (NSW : 1874 - 1908), 22 October, p. 3. , viewed 15 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article217916918
  8. [S917] The Glen Innes Examiner and General Advertiser (new South Wales), Glen Innes, New South Wales, 1897 'Advertising', Glen Innes Examiner and General Advertiser (NSW : 1874 - 1908), 29 October, p. 3. , viewed 15 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article217919326
  9. [S3] New South Wales, Marriage Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1874 No.10502.
  10. [S3] New South Wales, Marriage Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1876 No.11354.
  11. [S3] New South Wales, Marriage Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1878 No.12489.
  12. [S3] New South Wales, Marriage Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1881 No.15506.