Margaret Reilly1,2

F, #881, b. 1806, d. 17 September 1877
FatherLuke Reilly1
MotherCatherine Farrell1
Relationship3rd great-grandmother of Keith Graham Bassett
ChartsAncestors of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited24 Apr 2021
Birth*1806 Cavan, Ireland1 
Marriage* Cavan, Ireland;Groom=Stephen McCabe1 
Married Name McCabe1 
Immigration*18 December 1849 "Success", Sydney, NSW, Australia;
Margaret McCabe, 40, Laundress, of Castledryan Cavan, parent Hugh & Patrick? both dead, Roman Catholic, neither read nor write, Husband Stephen McCabe per ship "Blenheim" tried at Cavan living at Yass
Margaret McCabe, 20, Needlewoman, Castledryan? Cavan,, Roman Catholic, read
James McCabe, 15, Shoemaker, Castledryan? Cavan,, Roman Catholic, read

;Passenger=Margaret McCabe, Passenger=James McCabe3
"Success" at Circular Quay 1891
(Informant) Birth21 February 1870 Pudman Creek, Burrowa, NSW, Australia;
father James Pike, farmer, born Parramatta NSW, age 35
mother Margaret, formerly McCabe, late Franks, born Ireland, age 30
Parents married April 1867, Albury
Previous issue - 5 males, 1 female living; 2 males deceased
Informant, Margaret McCabe, mother, Pudman Creek, present at birth;Principal=Arthur Francis Pike4 
Death*17 September 1877 Pudman Creek, NSW, Australia;
Name: Margaret Macabe
Date of Death: 17/9/1877
Place: Pudman Creek, District of Burrowa NSW
Sex: Female
Age: 71
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Co Cavan Ireland
Time in Aust Colonies: 25 years NSW

Father: Luke Riley
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Catherine Farrell

Place of Marriage: Co Cavan Ireland
Age at Marriage: 20
Name of Spouse: Stephen Macabe
Children of Marriage: 2 females living, 3 males, 2 females deceased
Informant: Mary McEncroe, daughter, Pudman

Cause of Death: General Debility from old age (natural causes)
Length of Illness: 4 days
Medical Attendant: Nil
Date Last Seen:

Date of Burial: 19/09/1877
Place of Burial: Burrowa
Minister & Religion: Father Long, C.C.
Undertaker: W Keating
Witnesses: John O'Hehir, Valentine O'Hehir1 
Burial*19 September 1877 Burrowa Cemetery, Burrowa, NSW, Australia;
Margaret McCabe headstone


Stephen McCabe b. 1807, d. 23 Jul 1881


  1. [S1294] NSW Death Registration Transcription.
  2. [S1577] Roots Ireland, online, baptism Margaret MacAbe 1830.
  3. [S1301] NSW Immigration Boards List.
  4. [S961] Birth Certificate - partial transcript, Arthur Pike 6965/1870.
  5. [S1429] Colonial Secretary Index to letters sent re convicts, 1826-1855.