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From Ulster, Ireland to Central Otago, New Zealand : Patrick McGettigan and wife Mary McDonnell : also incorporating Mary's parents, John McDonnell and his wife, Sarah McKeeman / Brian Edward Meagher.
Call No: K6/McG/1
Author: Meagher, B. E. (Brian E.) ;
Publisher: Springwood, N.S.W. : Brian E. Meagher, 2016.
Subject: McGettigan family. ; McDonnell family ; Woodland (Donegal : Locality) ; Donegal (Northern Ireland : County) ; Central Otago (New Zealand) ; Ballarat (Vic.) ; New Zealand - family history ; New Zealand ;
Material Type: Book
Status: Catalogued
Pagination: 160 p. : ill., facsims., 1 coat of arms, geneal. tables, maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
Public Note: Donated by Brian Meagher
Summary: Revised edition

Patrick McGETTIGAN was born in 1831 in Woodlands, Co. Donegal, the son of Neil McGettigan and Mary CROSSON. He arrived in Melbourne on 16 November 1853 on board Mibile.

Chapters include: Introduction to the McGETTIGAN Clan

Part One - Our McGettigan Irish family background.

Part two - The Pioneers of a new beginning - Patrick McGettigan and Mary McDONNELL

Part three - Struggle to strength - Orphaned McGettigan siblings

1: Robert Ellison McGettigan

2: Mary (May) Jane McLaren, née McGettigan

3: Patrick McGettigan

4: Ellen (Nellie) Richardson, née McGettigan

5: John (Jack) McGettigan

6: Sarah (Sadie) Strong, née McGettigan

7: Daniel Neal McGettingan

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