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