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Name, Aliases & Gender
||Anne Cavanagh, Kavanagh, Anne Byrne, Byrne
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Maureen Withey on 14th January, 2021 wrote:
Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Ann Cavanagh, alias Byrne, Kavanagh, age on arrival, 23, per Forth II (1830), Tried at Dublin, 1829, 7 years, Stealing clothes receiving. DOB 1807. Native of Dublin. Widow 2 children. Catholic. House maid.
Medical and surgical journal of HM convict ship Forth from 27 April to 23 October 1830 by Joseph Cook, surgeon, during which time the said ship was employed in a voyage from Ireland to Port Jackson, New South Wales.
Folios 25-28: Ann Byrne, aged 35, convict, case number 7; disease or hurt, hysteria. Put on sick list, 3 August 1830 at sea. Discharged 26 August 1830 cured.
Folios 32-33: Surgeon’s general remarks. In the last week of May 1830 the following persons were embarked on board the Forth at Cove from the penitentiary in Cork, for passage to New South Wales; 120 female convicts, 10 children (belonging to convicts), 8 free women (and 19 children belonging to the free women).
Permission for Marriage.
William Farrell, per Boyd, age 48, 7 years, Free, and Ann Cavanagh, or Byrne, per Forth 2, age 23, 7 years, Bond. Date of permission, 29 Mar 1831, Sydney, Revd. J. J. Therry.
Convict Index, 1791-1873.
Anne Cavanagh, alias Byrne, per Forth 1830, Certificate of Freedom, 29 Jan 1839.
Anne Byrne, alias Cavanagh, per Forth 1830, Certificate of Freedom, 29 Jan 1839.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 14th January, 2021 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Ann, surname: Cavanagh, alias1: Anne Cavanagh, alias2: Kavanagh, alias3: Anne Byrne, alias4: Byrne, date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gende