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NameMcGRATH – Edward
Regiment (s) Not yet known
Regiment Number (s)  Not yet known
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
 Not yet known
Description – Height
 Not yet known
Overseas Service/Duration Not yet known
Length of Service Not yet known
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Not yet known
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
 Not yet known
Pension Districts Not yet known
Pension Paid Not yet known
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
19th March 1857 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 3rd July 1857
Date/Place of Birth12th January 1824 Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
McGRATH Michael
Not yet known (Ireland)
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
B 1838 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage1860 Perth Western Australia (tentative)
Children by 1st Wife(Tentative)
William B 1861 Perth Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Mary Bridget B 1863 Perth Western Australia
M O’MARA John 1889 Guilford Western Australia
D Not yet known
Sarah Ann B 1865 Perth Western Australia
M CHARLES Peter  1892 Perth Western Australia
D Not yet known
Elizabeth Francis B 1870 Yatheroo (Watheroo?) Western Australia
M CAMPBELL Benjamin 1900 Kanowna Western Australia
D Not yet known
James B 1874 Yatheroo Western Australia
M MARSHALL Theresa 1905 Kanowna Western Australia
D 1930 East Coolgardie Western Australia
Edward B 1877 Moore River Western Australia
M ROBERTSON Sarah P. 1916 East Coolgardie Western Australia
D 1944 Wellington District Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Newspaper ArticlesKalgoorlie Miner Monday 29th March 1897 page 2 (tentative)
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1897 Western Australia (tentative)
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBarker’s Warders and Gaolers entry (p.138) suggests McGrath arrived on the Clara (must be Clara I given the dates). However, there are no WO97 or other war service papers that have been located thus far, so his possible service as an EPG is not yet established.