Looking for ancestors and descendants of of Philip and Patrick Lynch. Two brothers married two sisters
On 3 November 1853 in Brighton Victoria ELLEN SHANAHAN married PHILIP LYNCH R$1231/1853 R.C.Rites. He is the son of LAURENCE LYNCH and MARY O'BRIEN. He was born in 1812 in County Westmeath Ireland, and died 1897 in Brighton Victoria R1897/8019. He was buried 17 September 1897 Brighton General Cemetery R.C "C"127 Burial No.4009 marked only with an iron fence, no headstone. His son, JOHN MORRIS LYNCH is buried with his father.
ELLEN died in Brighton Victoria R572/1916 age 77 years buried Brighton General Cemetery R.C "J" 220 unmarked.
Three of Ellen and Philips daughters ANN R13550 died 10 November 1919, MARGARET MARY R45446 died 25 March 1952 and EMILY R 48462 died 15 May 1956 are buried in the same grave, unmarked, as their mother.
PHILIP LYNCH AND ELLEN SHANAHAN had eight children CATHERINE LYNCH BORN 25 Nov 1854 IN North Brighton Victoria R R5536/1854. She died 22 June 1927 in Hay NSW R9703/1926. She married ROBERT McCORMICK Hay NSW R46/1881 Presbyterian Rites. They were selectors South Side Hay District, Grandparents of MARION MYERS. They had eight children, (i)EMILY (MAGGIE) MARGARET born 22 Sept 1882, (ii) ROBERT (BOB) 31 Jan 1884, (iii)ELLEN (NELL) RACHEL 19 Sept 1886, (iv) ANN BOYD 15.Apr 1892 and buried same day. (v JESSIE KATHLEEN born abt 1894, (vi) HUGH PHILIP 29 Jan 1895 (vii) ARTHUR BROOKS 16 Sept 1896 died 1 Oct 1966 Hay buried Robert McCormick family enclosure Hay Cemetery. He married DOLLY ANSTICE Hay R4998/1938 Hay NSW she was born 11 March 1910 in Hay NSW and died in Broken Hill 10 May 1910, cremated ashes Hay Lawn Cemetery Row L Plot 21. ARTHUR AND DOLLY parents of MARION MYERS and ERIC McCORMICK. (viii) JEAN ISABEL 30 Nov 1898.
Parents of ROBERT McCORMICK, HUGH McCORMICK born abt 1800 died 25 Jan 1876 buried HUGH McCORMICK family burial ground Derryloranh Old Church Yard near Ballyreagh Northern Ireland Age 76 yrs. He married RACHEL M BROOKS SHE WAS BORN ABOUT 1811 AND DIED 13 jan 1871 BURIED family burial ground Derryloran.
PATRICK LYNCH and BRIDGET SHANAHAN married 1862 in Melbourne R454/1862, son of LAURENCE LYNCH and MARY O'BRIEN. They had seven children (i) ELLEN 1863, (ii) MARY JANE 1864, (iii) MARGARET abt 1866, died 1868 (iv) JOHN THOMAS 1869, (v) JAMES HENRY 1871, (vi) PATRICK 1873 died 1873 (vii) MICHAEL 16 May 1874, died age 22 hrs. He is buried with his mother BRIDGET died 20 May 1874 R5861/1874 Oakley Cemetery age 28years.
Parents of ELLEN and BRIDGET were JAMES SHANAHAN and ELLEN (MORRIS) THEY TRAVELLED TO AUSTRALIA FROM LONDON ON BOUNTY SHIP "SIR CHARLES FORBES" arrived in Melbourne 21 Jan 1841.