Michael Davitt Reilly

6 October 1895–28 July 1954 (Age 58)
Perth, Western Australia, Australia

The Life of Michael Davitt

When Michael Davitt Reilly was born on 6 October 1895, in Perth, Western Australia, Australia, his father, John Reilly, was 42 and his mother, Bridget Reilly, was 34. He died on 28 July 1954, in his hometown, at the age of 58, and was buried in Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

John Reilly
1853–
Bridget Reilly
1861–
James Reilly
1884–1919
Bernard Reilly
1887–1887
Annie Mary Reilly
1888–1889
Bernard Thomas Reilly
1890–1960
Edward John Reilly
1893–1966
Michael Davitt Reilly
1895–1954

Parents and Siblings

    John Reilly

    Male1853–Male

    Bridget Reilly

    Female1861–Female

siblings

(6)

    James Reilly

    Male1884–1919Male

    Bernard Reilly

    Male1887–1887Male

    Annie Mary Reilly

    Female1888–1889Female

    Male1890–1960Male

    Male1893–1966Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1901

Age 6

First Federal election.
1901

Age 6

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1911

Age 16

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Reilly , an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Raghailligh ‘descendant of Raghailleach’, Old Irish Roghallach, of unexplained origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Death in the City

The West Australian: July 29 1954: Page 2 Two Fatal Collapses in City Perth, July 28. — Two men collapsed and died in the city to-day. Eric George Thomas Thornton (46), married, of Urban street, Wagi …

Sources (2)

  • Michael Davitt Reilly, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Michael Darett Reilly, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"

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