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life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project, NSW Convict Musters SRNSW, NSW 1828 Census, Freemans Journal 1763-1924, Friday, 27 March, 1818; Page: 4
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Robin Sharkey on 2nd October, 2015 wrote:
Honora Ahern was aged 32 when convicted in Cork for stealing wearing apparel:
Freemans Journal 1763-1924, Friday, 27 March, 1818; Page: 4
“CIRCUIT INTELLIGENCE - CORK ASSIZES, March 25
Honora Ahern, for stealing wearing apparel etc Guilty. To be transported for seven years. The prisoner, upon being sentenced, imprudently cried out to the Bench: “Thank God, you can’t sentence me to be hanged.”
She was a seamstress and servant. Aged 32.
5ft 4” tall, brown hair, hazel eyes. (from 1825 Cert of Freedom)
Disembarked November 1818 and sent to Parramatta for distribution.
Feb 1 1819 Permission letter to Samuel Marsden for marriage, at Parramatta, of “Norrah O’Heron” per “Elizabeth” 2; to Francis Phelim per ship “Admiral Gambier”. Name Actually Fiuedard.
Francis FIEUDARD (or PHELIM) thereafter listed as “FRENDAID”.
* Was tried at Cornwall in March 1807 for “unnatural Crime”, with Ambroise Morin. Both were seamen. Both got life.
* 1822 LIsted as wife of “Francis “Frendaid”, who was then a constable at Sydney with a Conditional pardon (Granted 1820). * Fiendard was sentenced at Cornwall in 1807 for LIFE and arrived in NSW on “Admiral Gambier” in Dec 1808.
He was French, native of Toulon, and a seaman. Was 5ft 1” tall, dark eyes and Black hair.
*1825 - Honora, listed as “Norah Horne” wife to Francis “Frendaid”
1828 - Honora AHERN FbyS, aged 39, Catholic. Wife to Francis Fiendard, (age 40), who is the Householder, Kent Street.
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Convict Changes History
Robin Sharkey on 2nd October, 2015 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australian Joint Copying Project, NSW Convict Musters SRNSW, NSW 1828 Census, Freemans Journal 1763-1924, Friday, 27 March, 1818; Page: 4 (prev. ), firstname: Honora, surname: Ahern, alias1: O"hearn, alias2: Oc
Iris Dunne on 20th May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1786 (prev. 0000), occupation