Delaneys Corner sign at Nirranda, Australia

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Welcome to Delaney's Corner

The welcome page - you know, the one with the heifers

Delaney's Corner

Introduction page

What's new

What's new on the site

The third Delaney Family Reunion

Invitation to the reunion on 15-16 January 2005, plus other details. Will be added to as the time approaches.

The Delaneys Corner Book

Order form for Delaneys Corner: The Story of a Family from Newhill Tipperary and Nirranda Victoria and some other details.

Some Delaney background

Background to the Delaneys in Ireland and Australia.

In Ireland

In Australia

  • The Passengers' List of The Cyprus - The passengers' list of The Cyprus from 15th January 1855 with John and Bridget Delaney and their six children.
  • Whiskey - A condensed history of the Delaney's whiskey making in the Western District in the 1880's and 1890's from D.J. (Joe) Delaney's 1978 book 'The Delaney/Dunne Reunion 1978'.
  • Getting to Australia and the Early Years - Introductory text from Mary O'Callaghan's 1983 book 'A Long Way From Tipperary' with details of the arrival of John and Bridget Delaney and their six children.
  • Early Colonial Victoria - What the Migrants Found - what was happening in the developing colony and how that impacted on the lives of the Delaneys in the first 3 decades after their arrival.
  • Delaney's Corner maps - One from D.J. (Joe) Delaney's book 'The Delaney/Dunne Family Reunion 1978' showing the location of Delaney's Corner next to the original blocks, 76A, 76B and 76C, another modern map from VicRoads showing 'Delaney (sic) Corner' on the Great Ocean Road
  • Delaneys in the News - news articles concerning various Delaneys

The Family Tree

Intro page to the family tree (3000+ names) in GEDCOM (GEnealogical Data COMmunication) format. Thanks to D.J. Delaney & Mary O'Callaghan for assembling and publishing it, & to Libby Tobin for expanding it and entering it all onto computer.


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Cow of the Moment

With all those dairy-farming Delaney descendents out there, how about some pics?


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