The older Michael Hankard, b ca 1798 Ireland, is believed to be grandson of UEL John Maloney. Michael-1 married CB born Ann Carlin (first cousin? parents not yet known)in Sydney 1820. He was farmer in Sydney and with Crown grant land on Lingan, attended Sacred Heart. He died 1862 leaving wife, son James and wife Catherine ?----?, and daughter Mary Ann who later married Miles Fitzgerald. Ann Carlin Hankard died 1869. The second Michael was born in Cloyne, Co Cork, Ireland (?date?) son of Patrick Hankard and Margaret Stafford. He married 1849 in Sydney, Margaret McDonald, widow Blake and d/o Dennis McDonald and Catherine McCormak; witnesses were Michael-1's two children: James and Mary Ann. Michael-2 died 1850, 5 weeks before his daughter Catherine was born. HOW, if at all, WERE MICHAEL-1 AND MICHAEL-2 RELATED? What was James's wife's maiden name? (possible Howley?) What happened to Michael-2's wife Margaret and baby Catherine.