Jeremiah "Galway Jerry" Durack  ‏(I1038)‏
Given Names: Jeremiah
Nickname: Galway Jerry
Surname: Durack
   


Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 1853 45
Death: 24 February 1901 ‏(Age 48)‏ Dunham Station
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Note
Galway Jerry was fatally shot on the Dunham; his son Patsy was shot at the same time with the bullet grazing the son's skull, coming out over the eyebrow. Document on p.127 of Tom&Jack by Geraldine Byrne. Banjo/Aramanga was charged with the murder; eventually aquitted in Perth

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Galway Jerry was born after the death of his own father Michael who was killed earlier that year in a hunting accident

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Family with Parents
Father
Michael Durack ‎(I0924)‎
Birth 1808 22
Death 26 August 1853 ‏(Age 45)‏ Rose Lagoon - Goulburn
Mother
Bridget Dillon ‎(I0935)‎
Birth Yes
Death Yes

Marriage: 1831
2 years
#1
Sister
Mary "Poor" Durack ‎(I1032)‎
Birth 1833 25 County Galway, Ireland
Death 1920 ‏(Age 87)‏ J.D. Springs west of Adavale Qld
1 year
#2
Brother
Patrick ‏("Patsy")‏ Durack ‎(I0902)‎
Birth 1834 26
Death 1898 ‏(Age 64)‏
3 years
#3
Sister
Margaret Durack ‎(I1033)‎
Birth 1837 29
Death 1864 ‏(Age 27)‏
2 years
#4
Sister
Bridget Durack ‎(I1150)‎
Birth 1839 31
Death 1910 ‏(Age 71)‏
2 years
#5
Sister
Sarah Durack ‎(I1034)‎
Birth 1841 33
Death 1914 ‏(Age 73)‏
4 years
#6
Sister
Anne A. Durack ‎(I1035)‎
Birth 1845 37
Death July 1874 ‏(Age 29)‏ Moruya or Broulee NSW
1 year
#7
Brother
Michael ‏(Stumpy)‏ Durack ‎(I1036)‎
Birth 1846 38
Death 1895 ‏(Age 49)‏
7 years
#8
Jeremiah "Galway Jerry" Durack ‎(I1038)‎
Birth 1853 45
Death 24 February 1901 ‏(Age 48)‏ Dunham Station
Family with Frances "Fan" Neal
Jeremiah "Galway Jerry" Durack ‎(I1038)‎
Birth 1853 45
Death 24 February 1901 ‏(Age 48)‏ Dunham Station
Wife
Frances "Fan" Neal ‎(I1041)‎
Birth Yes
Death Yes

Marriage: 1879
1 year
#1
Daughter
Jane Durack ‎(I1069)‎
Birth 1880 27
Death 1883 ‏(Age 3)‏
1 year
#2
Daughter
Bridget Durack ‎(I1071)‎
Birth 1881 28
Death 1884 ‏(Age 3)‏
#3
Son
#4
Daughter
Annie Durack ‎(I1073)‎
Birth 1884 31
Death 1898 ‏(Age 14)‏
2 years
#5
Son
6 years
#6
Son
Neal Joseph Durack ‎(I1075)‎
Birth 3 January 1892 39
Death 28 November 1920 ‏(Age 28)‏ Flooded Ord River
2 years
#7
Daughter
2 years
#8
Daughter
Vera Durack ‎(I1077)‎
Birth 1896 43
Death 1898 ‏(Age 2)‏
#9
Son