Patrick Heffernan, Free Settler "Emma Prescott" 1852

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Patrick Heffernan

Birthplace: Ireland
Death: March 18, 1903 (83-84)
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Immediate Family:

Son of Aeneas (Aaron) Heffernan and Mary Heffernan
Husband of Mary (Curran) Heffernan, Free Settler "Duchess of Northumberland" 1854
Father of Johanna Cooper; Michael Heffernan; Anne Heffernan; Catherine Ellen Heffernan; Mary Ann Bowley and 1 other
Brother of Michael Heffernan; Bridget Cleary; John Heffernan; Martin Heffernan; Mary Heffernan and 1 other

Immigration to Australia: Free Settler "Emma Prescott" 1852
Managed by: Valma Kay Milverton
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About Patrick Heffernan, Free Settler "Emma Prescott" 1852

Arrived in Hobart Town on the "Emma Prescott" in 1852 from Melbourne. Some family trees have Patrick born in Tipperary 1832 son of John Heffernan and Mary Hogan.

This Patrick Heffernan Snr IS NOT the father of Patrick Heffernan Jnr born 1851 Lachlan, died 1928 Carlisle.

Courier (Hobart) 13 March 1847 Patrick Heffernan contributed 2/3d to the Irish and Scotch Relief Fund. [Not sure it is the same man]

True Friend of Tasmania 5 June 1850 MERITORIOUS CONDUCT. — On the Queen's birth day, a ticket-of-leave holder, named Patrick Heffernan, leaped into the water from the Old Wharf, and brought to land the body of a coloured man in the service of Mr. Abbot, J. P. of Kangaroo Point: but the unfortunate individual expired before the doctor arrived on the ground, and during the time of his survival, he was exposed to all the inclemencies which surrounded him. Within the last eighteen months, Heffernan has saved the lives of two individuals; one of whom was a child of Mr. Bushton, who has since left for California, At present he is in the service of Mr.Geo- Watson, and got his ticket of-leave about six or eight months ago. Should this paragraph meet the eyes ol the proper parties, probably something may be done for him towards expediting the extension of a conditional pardon, [Same man??]

Tasmanian Daily News 20 Oct 1857 Patrick Heffernan appointed police constable at Launceston [Not sure he is the same man]

Patrick lived at Cleveland Tas.

MARRIAGE First name(s) Patrick Last name Heffernan Birth year - Residence Tasmania, Australia Marriage year 1857 Marriage date 06 Jul 1857 Spouse's first name(s) Mary Spouse's last name Curran Marriage place Hobart Town, Tasmania, Australia Town - County - State Tasmania Country Australia

DEATH & BURIAL Is this Patrick?? Launceston Examiner 4 Aug 1877 OBITUARY Mr Patrick Heffernan, an old resident of Hobart Town, died on the 9th ult., at the age of 74. He had resided there for 33 years, and although moving in a humble sphere of life, strict integrity and unobtrusive demeanor invariably characterised him, and secured for him the respect of a large number of friends.

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Patrick Heffernan, Free Settler "Emma Prescott" 1852's Timeline

July 12, 1863
Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
March 18, 1903
Age 84
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia