Peter Connellan

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Peter Connellan
Born 1824
Died 1888
Navigators
Years active 1871-1885
Known for Bush Inn
Home town Navigators
Spouse(s) Margaret Duggan
Children Peter (1868)
Margaret Ellen (1871)
Thomas Patrick
James (1875)
Francis (1879)
Parents
  • Thomas Connellan (father)
  • Bridget Griffin (mother)

Peter Connellan was a publican in the Ballarat district, <1871-1885>.

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Peter Connellan was born c.1824, son of Thomas Connellan and Bridget Griffin.[1]

Peter Connellan was the publican of the Bush Inn at Navigators, Victoria, from at least December 1871 to December 1885.[2][3][4][5][6][7]

Notice of application for a publican’s license - I, PETER CONNELLAN, of Navigators, do hereby give NOTICE that I desire to obtain, and will at the next Licensing Meeting APPLY for, a PUBLICAN’S LICENSE for a house situate at Navigators, to be known as the Bush Inn, containing 4 rooms, exclusive of those required for the use of the family. The 8th day of December, Ad. 1871.[8]

He married Margaret Duggan. They had several children including:

He died at Navigators in 1888.[1]

His wife, Margaret Connellan died on 2 April 1902:

The funeral of Mrs Margaret Connellan, relict of Mr Peter Connellan, of Navigators, and a resident of that place for 42 years, took place yesterday. The remains of the deceased were interred in the Ballarat Old Cemetery. The funeral was very largely attended. Messrs M. M'Cormack, P. Sharkey, M. Gleeson, and G. J. Clark acted as coffin bearers; and the pall-bearers were Messrs A. W. Hager, O. Hager, W. Cooper, P. Brosnan, J. Davis, P. Butler, P. Morris, and W. Kenna. The service at the grave was conducted by the Rev. Father Kerrin. Mr Steve Wellington was the undertaker.[14]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1888 Deaths, Ref. No. 4176, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  2. 1876 'POLICE INTELLIGENCE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 23 December, p. 4. , viewed 09 May 2024, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199833308
  3. 1877 'BUNINYONG LICENSING COURT.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 22 December, p. 4, viewed 6 October, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199282984
  4. 1878 'BUNINYONG.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 20 December, p. 4. , viewed 24 Jan 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199346623
  5. 1879 'BUNINYONG ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 13 December, p. 4, viewed 11 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199821691
  6. 1883 'BUNINYONG ANNUAL LIOENSING COURT.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 22 December, p. 3, viewed 20 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201620385
  7. 1885 'BUNINYONG ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 19 December, p. 4, viewed 11 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article206305241
  8. 1871 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 11 December, p. 3. , viewed 18 Jun 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article197574798
  9. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1869 Deaths, Ref. No. 6241, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  10. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1872 Deaths, Ref. No. 3197, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  11. Connellan Family Tree, Ancestry.com, http://search.ancestry.com.au/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=SfU21&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&gss=angs-g&new=1&rank=1&gsfn=Thomas%20Patrick&gsfn_x=NP_NN_NIC&gsln=Connellan&gsln_x=0&msypn__ftp=Victoria,%20Australia&msypn=30099&msypn_PInfo=5-%7C0%7C1652397%7C0%7C5027%7C0%7C30099%7C0%7C0%7C0%7C0%7C0%7C&MSAV=1&msfng=Peter&msmng=Margaret&cp=0&catbucket=rstp&uidh=ryb&pcat=ROOT_CATEGORY&h=48303948964&dbid=1030&ml_rpos=1
  12. Death Index Victoria 1888-1901, Index to Deaths in Victoria, 1940 Deaths, Ref. No. 18582, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  13. Edwardian Index Victoria 1901-1913, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1911 Deaths, Ref. No. 6796, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1997
  14. 1902 'OBITUARY NOTICES.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 16 April, p. 6, viewed 11 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article207625610

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