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life span was 56 years*
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Sentenced to 14 years
26th July, 1818
19th November, 1818
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||New South Wales
Travelled with 100 other convicts
||Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Maureen Withey on 18th March, 2021 wrote:
Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Margaret Bergin, age on arrival, 25, Elizabeth I (2) 1818, Tried at Kilkenny Co. 1817, 14 years, DOB 1793, Trade, servant. Died 1850, in NSW.
Colonial Secretary Index.
BERGIN, Margaret. Per “Elizabeth”, 1818
1818 Nov 25
On list of convicts disembarked from the “Elizabeth” and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution (Reel 6006; 4/3499 p.175)
1819 Sep 6,8
Re permission to marry at Sydney (Reel 6006; 4/3500 p.249)
Convicts Index, 1791-1873.
Margaret Bergin, per Elizabeth 1818, Ticket of Leave, 28/349. District Sydney, Kilk. Co, 1817.
Ticket of Exemption from Govt. Labor.
Martin Quin, Guildford 1816, Entry No: 28/57. wife Margaret Bergin, per Elizabeth (2), holding a ticket of leave; cancelled by the Sydney Bench 1 Jan 1829 for drunken and outrageous conduct.
Martin Quin, Guildford 1816, Ticket of Exemption from Govt. Labor. 30/5, to reside with his wife Margaret, formerly Bergin, per Elizabeth (2) for 14 years.
Martin Quin, Guildford 1816, Ticket of Exemption from Govt. Labor. 32/74. with his wife Margaret Bergin, per Elizabeth (2) for 14 years; cancelled 14 Aug 1833 for being absent from his district and not mustering since Oct 1832; allowed a ticket of leave (no. 40/588)
Margaret Bergin, per Elizabeth 1818, Certificate of Freedom, 16 Mar 1832, 32/0165. TECL 32/74; renewed CF 33/1321; wife of Martin Quin, per Guildford, (1816) (as stated on her CF).
The Tickets of Leave granted to the following Persons have been cancelled:
Elizabeth (2), Margaret Bergin, for being drunk and disorderly in the street.
Sydney Gazette, 15 Dec 1828.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 18th March, 2021 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 14 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Margaret, surname: Bergin, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1793, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime