While we are unclear about the reasons, there is a family story of a twenty-something Irishman called John Gallagher jumping ship during the Gold Rush who then started Erindale Farm in the 1860’s. How and with what resources remains unclear. This history is a work in progress.
Generation 1: John b. 1822 & Martha Gallagher
Generation 2: Teddy & Margaret Gallagher (from 1870’s)
Generation 3: Joseph P & Carmel Gallagher (from 1920’s)
Generation 4: Kevin & Leonie Gallagher (from 1960’s)
Generation 5: Brian & Nicole Gallagher (1990’s)