Looking for parents of Owen Nash (Ireland) 1810

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Owen Nash
 

Im looking for the parents of Owen Nash born 1810 in Limerick,Ireland, died 26/10/1882 in Salisbury South Australia. He married a Bridget (any information on her maiden name would also be appriciated) and had 3 children John, Mary and Denis.

Also any information on when he came to Australia.


Thanks for you time and help!
Katrina Jaye

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Owen Nash arrived on the 'Sultana'  in 1850.   He had 6 children - Mary, Denis, Patrick, John, Owen and Catherine.  

On the ship's log Owen's son John is listed as the son of his brother Denis for some reason.  However, young John later became a newspaper correspondent, and wrote an article in the Chronicle (Adelaide), dated 21st March 1914, which clearly states that his parents had 4 sons and 2 daughters, and arrived on the 'Sultana' in 1850.

Luckily John married in Victoria, so his mother's maiden name is on the marriage record - her maiden name was Buckley.

Owen's son Denis, was a brewer in Salisbury, and later lived in Pt. Pirie.

 

 

 

 

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