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Michael McDevitt (aka) Mcdaid or McDade
« on: Monday 18 February 19 18:49 GMT (UK) »
Looking for some records on Michael McDevitt (aka) McDaid or McDade born Ireland 1931 and emigrated to Australia (area unknown) around 1950/55.
We believe that he may have died in Australia around 2006.

Would love to finf information with the help of a kind root chat collague Regards.

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Re: Michael McDevitt (aka) Mcdaid or McDade
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 20 February 19 01:03 GMT (UK) »
Have asked moderator to move to the correct board as this has been incorrectly posted on the “completed” board

Some more details would be helpful eg his middle name, parents, wife etc. Is birth year 1931, exact or approximate?
Is this a possiblity? http://ryersonindex.org/search.php
McDEVITT Michael Joseph; age 80; late of Camp Hill, formerly of Bethania; Funeral notice in Courier Mail (Brisbane) 28SEP2006   (Funeral on 29SEP2006)

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Re: Michael McDevitt (aka) Mcdaid or McDade
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 20 February 19 23:07 GMT (UK) »
The Brisbane Cemetery Site https://graves.brisbane.qld.gov.au  has the Michael found by Cup of life, buried at Hemmant Cemetery.

Michael Joseph McDevitt   BIRTH   21 Feb 1926  DEATH   26 Sep 2006 (aged 80)

buried in the same grave is grave is MCDEVITT Maria   62 Years     date of service   11-08-1988

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Re: Michael McDevitt (aka) Mcdaid or McDade
« Reply #3 on: Thursday 21 February 19 06:37 GMT (UK) »
Qld death: 7/08/1988
1988 #6922 Marie McDevitt; Terrence McCabe; Mary Lynch

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Re: Michael McDevitt (aka) Mcdaid or McDade
« Reply #4 on: Friday 22 February 19 10:04 GMT (UK) »
The ship ORMONDE that arrived in Australia in Sept 1952 had two passengers with the surname McDEVITT  going to Brisbane QLD.
http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/search/

Passenger no 568 Mr M McDevitt
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Passenger no 569 Mrs M McDevitt


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Re: Michael McDevitt (aka) Mcdaid or McDade
« Reply #5 on: Friday 22 February 19 12:08 GMT (UK) »
England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005
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Marriage: 1951 (Registration Quarter: Jan-Feb-Mar)
Michael McDEVITT and Marie McCABE; Kensington London, England; Vol 5c page 2864   

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Re: Michael McDevitt (aka) Mcdaid or McDade
« Reply #6 on: Friday 22 February 19 13:38 GMT (UK) »
http://www.archivessearch.qld.gov.au/Search/ItemDetails.aspx?ItemId=687889
Record Type: Personal file - nominated immigrants
Description: McDEVITT, Michael & Marie

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Re: Michael McDevitt (aka) Mcdaid or McDade
« Reply #7 on: Friday 22 February 19 13:40 GMT (UK) »
http://www.archivessearch.qld.gov.au/Search/ItemDetails.aspx?ItemId=1716227
Record Type: Ecclesiastical (will) file
Description: MCDEVITT - MICHAEL JOSEPH