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McKERIHAN family from Co Tyrone


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McKERIHAN family arrived on three vessels from Ireland.

Arrived 26 Sep 1862 'Ocean Empress'
John P McKIRRIGHAN 24 Labourer Drum? Co Tyrone C of E
Robert McKIRRIGHAN 18 Labourer Drum? Co Tyrone C of E

Arrived 29 Oct 1864 Reel 2139, [4/4798]; Reel 2482, [4/4988]
McKERAHAN John 50 'Sir Robert Sale' 1864 Sydney and family. Died on voyage (dv)
McKERAHAN Mathew 12
McKERAHAN William 17

From the Immigration Deposit Journals -
Depositor - John McKERAHAN for this group

Assisted to NSW
'Racehorse' 1866 Sydney and family Reel 2140, [4/4789]; Reel 2484, [4/4991]
McKERAHAN James 33
McKERAHAN Ellen 28

Arrived 22 Sep 1866 - Reel 2484
James 33 Shoe Maker - Cornavara Tyrone Ireland - John & Mary father dead Mother in New South Wales - Pres. Both Four brothers and Sister and Mother Tenterfield New England N.S.W. Good None
Ellen 24 Gen. Servt. [crossed out] - Mullenhone ? Tyrone Ireland - David ? & Fanny Curry ? Tyrone Ireland - Pres. Both

Ok, 4 brothers and mother fit but where is the arrival before 1866 of the sister?

Also, how was John the depositor for the 1866 group if he died on the 1864 voyage?

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