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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 4th October, 2016 wrote:
Ellen BRENNAN (also known as Ellen FEELING or TEILING) was convicted at Meath, Ireland on 2 April 1849. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Australasia’ 1849. Co-tried with Mary Smith, also on board this ship.
Aged 21yrs; housemaid; Roman Catholic; single woman.
Native Place - Kilkenny, Ireland.
Mother - Mary
Brothers -Michael & Martin
Sister - Julia
Probation station in the Colony - Anson (hulk)
Clear Conduct Record
Ticket of Leave granted 9 May 1854.
Certificate of Freedom granted 9 May 1856, at Oatlands, Tasmania.
Application for Permission to Marry:
9 July 1850 - to Patrick DUFFEY (listed as free, by servitude free certificate). Approved.
Marriage: 23 July 1850 at Oatlands (Catholic Church rites) Ellen BRENNAN aged 27yrs, householder, spinster to Patrick DUFFEY aged 40yrs, bachelor, free by servitude.
Patrick DUFFEY b. 2 Jan 1863, Launceston district. Father - Patrick Duffey. Mother - Ellen Brennan. (ref. 33/1/41 no. 23.
Elizabeth DUFFEY b. 2 Jan 1863 (twin of Patrick), Launceston district. Father Patrick Duffey. Mother ELlen Brennan. (ref. 33/1/41 no. 22)
Ellen DUFFY b. 3 Apr 1868, Westbury district. Father - Patrick Duffy. Mother - Ellen Brennan.
(ref. 33/1/46 no. 1697)
Clara DUFFEY b. 22 Oct 1870, Westbury district. Father - Patrick Duffey. Mother - Ellen Brennan (ref. 33/1/48 no. 1835)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 4th October, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Ellen, surname: Brennan, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1828, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime