John Henry Faragher

29 June 1865–8 June 1943 (Age 77)
Derrimut, Victoria, Australia

The Life of John Henry

When John Henry Faragher was born on 29 June 1865, in Derrimut, Victoria, Australia, his father, Robert Henry Faragher, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Cannell, was 37. He married Elizabeth Margaret Craig on 3 August 1892, in Kingston, Victoria, Australia. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 8 June 1943, in Victoria, Australia, at the age of 77, and was buried in Koroit, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Faragher
1865–1943
Elizabeth Margaret Craig
1872–1948
Marriage: 3 August 1892
Robert Reginald Faragher
1893–1973
Dulcie Mona Faragher
1894–1966
Thomas Craig Faragher
1896–1955
Stanley Gordon Faragher
1899–1910
Lilly Muriel Faragher
1901–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 August 1892
Kingston, Victoria, Australia
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Henry Faragher

    Male1829–1891Male

    Elizabeth Cannell

    Female1828–1891Female

siblings

(5)

    Catherine Isabella Faragher

    Female1856–1883Female

    Elizabeth Faragher

    Female1857–1884Female

    Daniel Thomas Faragher

    Male1860–1927Male

    william Henry Faragher

    Male1862–1936Male

    Male1865–1943Male

World Events (8)

1867

Age 2

End of transportation to Western Australia.
1870

Age 5

British troops withdraw from Australia.
1892

Age 27

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Ó Fearchair ‘descendant of Fearchar’, a Gaelic personal name meaning ‘philanthropist’, ‘man-loving’, or of the personal name itself. Compare Scottish Farquhar .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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