Seeking info on a CHARLES HEAPHY born approx 1820 Ireland. Migrated to Australia 1852 on the ship MARCO POLO on the BLACKBALL LINE from the southern part of England. Lived in WILLIAMSTOWN area of MELBOURNE, in the state of VICTORIA. 1952 onwards. SPONSORED by a MR O'LEARY a Merchant operating in the Chinatown area of Melbourne (LITTLE BOURKE ST).to migrate to Australia. Moved to the BALLARAT GOLFIELDS (BUNIYONG) One son killed in a mine cave-in at BUNIYONG.
CHARLES WAS MARRIED TO MARY in IRELAND date? CHILDREN born in IRELAND: CHARLES junior DOB ? MARY junior DOB ? BRIDGET DOB ? JOHN DOB ? MICHAEL DOB ? GIRL? DOB ? Led to believe that CHARLES & MARY came from the TIPPERARY AREA? CASHAL? PLEASE MAKE CONTACT SO I CAN PASS INFO ON TO CHARLES ANCESTOR, ERROL JAMES GOUGH IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA WHO IS SEEKING ANY INFORMATION REGARDING HIS ANCESTORS.