Deaf Dave's family tree

Healey ancestors - my maternal grandma side

David's ancestors

Bernard Healy 1838-1874
3rd great-grandfather

Edward Joseph Healey 1864-1909
Son of Bernard Healy

Venita Shelton 1896-1976
Daughter of Edward Joseph Healey

Joyce Amelia Boland 1919-2008
Daughter of Venita Shelton

Janice Clare Radich 1943-
Daughter of Joyce Amelia Boland

David Barry Parker
You are the son of Janice Clare Radich

When Bernard Healy was born in 1838 in Donegal, Ireland. His father, John, was 23 and his mother, Margaret, was 18. He married Sarah Sweeney on 15 February 1859 in his hometown. Sarah Sweeney came to Australia with Bernard. Both were part of the Assisted Emigration scheme - Donegal Relief Fund. They went on the Sapphire Vessel and landed in Australia May 1859.

Their original name, Healy became Healey in Australia.  They had eight children in 13 years. He died on 27 April 1874 in Murrurundi, New South Wales, at the age of 36.

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