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Mary Jane Rickey

Mary Jane Rickey

Female 1853 - 1915  (62 years)

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  • Name Mary Jane Rickey 
    Born 9 May 1853  at sea enroute to AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 16 Aug 1853  Fremantle, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    aboard ship ROBERT SMALL 
    Migration 1855  York, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    with her family 
    Information 27 Jun 1890  Coleraine, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Transcription of newspaper article about Turkey Feud Kane/McNally 
    Died 9 May 1915  Subiaco, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • Home of Peace
    Buried 12 May 1915  Fremantle (Wesleyan Cem), Western Australia, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Notes 

    • 1. E-Mail 97-03-23 from ralph26@malvern.starway.net.au (RALPH LACHBERG, 4-3/9
      Struan St, Toorak Vic 3142, AUSTRALIA) says: "...my gr grandather was WALTER
      R...married MARIA KENNEDY, dau of soldier named JOSEPH KENNEDY & ANNE DAWSON.
      2. E-Mail 3/9/2002 from raew@bigpond.com (MARGARET RAE RICKEY WORCESTER, Lot 4, Scenic Dr, Bilambil Hts, NSW 2486, AUSTRALIA) with atch GEDCOM of 352 Australian desc of WALTER RICKEY.
      says: "...MARY JANE born on board ship, Robert Small, at sea...".
      3... GEDCOM disk Mar 2002 sent 283 RIN Rickey database from Walter Murray, 173 Birkett, Dianella, WA 6059. Australia.

      Born at Sea, (Unable to Get B/C) between Portsmouth & Fremantle
      family arrived at Fremantle,WA,Aus on 16/8/1853 & by 1855 they
      settled in York,WA, & she married John Stevens of S.A.
      Apparently she remarried after death of her first husband & had a daughter
      who was lost on the "KOOMBANNA" in 20 March 1912
      Marriages 1 John Stevens
      Robert
    • Mary Jane remarried for the third time in 1903 but her husband Robert H. Jenkins and his daughter from the first marriage were lost on the SS KOOMBANA between 20th March and 21st March 1912. [1]
    Person ID I17317  Rickey Database
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Father Walter William Rickey,   b. 1808, Knockbride, County Cavan, IRELAND (now Republic of Ireland) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1875, York, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Maria Kennedy,   b. Abt 1830, Drumgoon, County Cavan, IRELAND (now Republic of Ireland) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1917, York, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 11 APL 1849  Dernakesh, Drumgoon Parish, County Cavan, IRELAND (now Republic of Ireland) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8443  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Stevens,   b. 1825, Hadleigh, Suffolk, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1902  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1869  York, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. James Stevens,   b. 27 Oct 1869, York, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F8991  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Daniel Kane,   b. 1839,   d. 30 Dec 1909  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1885  Hamilton, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    • Catholic Church [1]
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F10275  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Robert Henry Jenkins,   b. Abt 1859, Hidmarsh (Adelaide), South Australia, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 16 Sep 1903  Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Wesley Church
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F10276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - aboard ship ROBERT SMALL - 16 Aug 1853 - Fremantle, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMigration - with her family - 1855 - York, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1869 - York, Western Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Sep 1885 - Hamilton, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Jenkins age 32
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Jenkins age 32
    Wedding Day photo

    Documents
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Kane Marriage Certificate
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Kane Marriage Certificate
    Marriage on 22 Sep 1885 to Daniel Kane in Hamilton, Western Australia, Australia
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Jenkins (1853-1915)
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Jenkins (1853-1915)
    Western Australia Death Certificate
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Jenkins (1853-1915)
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Jenkins (1853-1915)
    Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Jenkins transcription of newspaper article about "The Turkey Feud"

    Histories
    Mary Jane Rickey (1853-1915)
    Mary Jane Rickey (1853-1915)
    Charming biography by a descendant of thrice-married Mary Jane (Rickey) Stevens Kane Jenkins

  • Sources 
    1. [S462] Email message from Brian Kane .

    2. [S465] Coleraine Albion (Coleraine, Victoria, Australia), pg 3, 27 Jun 1890.

    3. [S464] Western Australia, Australia Death Certificate.
      scanned copy sent by Brian Kane

    4. [S463] Hamilton District, Victoria, Australia Marriage Certiificate.
      scanned copy received from Brian Kane 12 Sep 2020