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PILLAR (PILAR) Mary

PILLAR (PILAR) Mary

Female Abt 1810 - 1900  (~ 90 years)

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  • Name PILLAR (PILAR) Mary 
    Born Abt 1810  Scarva, County Armagh, Nthn Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Jul 1900  Bundaberg, QLD Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Residence was Upper Targo Street.
      Grave Number: P314
    Person ID I28  Wood/O'Neill
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2017 

    Father PILLAR (PILAR) Thomas 
    Mother HUTCHINS Elizabeth 
    Family ID F674  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family RUDDELL James,   b. Abt 1800,   d. 15 Aug 1866, Lurgan Workhouse, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Children 
     1. RUDDELL William,   b. 1835, County Armagh, Nth Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1886, On board the ship, Jumna Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +2. RUDDELL Mary Ann,   b. May 1838, Portadown, Co Armagh Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1922, Bundaberg, QLD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
     3. RUDDELL James,   b. Abt Jun 1839, Lurgan, County Down, Nth Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1918, 28 Hillview St, Belfast, Co Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)
     4. RUDDELL Thomas,   b. Abt 1842 or 1843, Donacloney (Donaghcloney), Co Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1903, Bundaberg, QLD Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     5. RUDDELL George,   b. 1844, County Armagh, Nth Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1922, Bundaberg, QLD Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. RUDDELL Richard,   b. 25 May 1848, County Armagh, Nth Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1920, Bundaberg, QLD Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     7. RUDDELL Eliza Jane,   b. 24 Jun 1849, Cornreaney, County Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1876, Warwick, QLD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     8. RUDDELL Clarence,   b. County Armagh, Nth Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Mary Ruddell (nee Pillar)
    Mary Ruddell (nee Pillar)

  • Notes 
    • Mary arrived in Australia with her son Richard who was aged 25 at the time and Mary was 62. They came on the Royal Dane which arrived in Brisbane on the 02 December 1871. That would mean that Mary was born in 1809 or 1810.

      Buried with Mary are:
      RUDDELL Thomas - her son and Grandma [Mary] O'Neill's father
      RUDDELL Richard - her son (former Mayor of Bundaberg)
      RUDDELL Caroline - Richard's wife
      THOMSEN Lena Marie - Named as Hannah on the shipping records. Hannah Thomsen, the wife of Henrich (Andrew) Frederick (according to the shipping records) arrived in 1873.

      Bundaberg Mail 11 July 1900
      At her residence, Upper Targo Street, on the 11th instant, Mrs J Ruddell, mother of Richard, George and Thomas Ruddell and Mrs R Totten, senr, aged 90 years. Deeply regretted.

      FUNERAL: The friends of Mr Richard Ruddell are respectfully invited to attend the funeral of his deceased mother, which will move from her late residence, upper Targo-street, for the General Cemetery at 2.30pm this day - T Garland, Undertaker and Embalmer.

      FUNERAL: The friends of Mrs R Totten are respectfully invited to attend the funeral of her late mother, which will move from her late residence, upper Targo-street, for the General Cemetery at 2.30pm this day - T Garland, Undertaker and Embalmer.

      FUNERAL: The friends of Mr George Ruddell are respectfully invited to attend the funeral of his deceased mother, which will move from her late residence, upper Targo-street, for the General Cemetery at 2.30pm this day - T Garland, Undertaker and Embalmer.

      FUNERAL: The friends of Mr Thomas Ruddell are respectfully invited to attend the funeral of his deceased mother, which will move from her late residence, upper Targo-street, for the General Cemetery at 2.30pm this day - T Garland, Undertaker and Embalmer.