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Margaret Coy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Margaret Coy
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 10th November, 1897
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to unknown

Crime: Stealing a sheep
Convicted at: County Clare
Sentence term: unknown
Ship: -
Departure date:
Arrival date*: -
Place of arrival -
Passenger manifest -
* Arrival date is estimated


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Anonymous on 12th June, 2012 wrote:

MARGARET was tried on the 27th February 1849 at Co Clare for stealing & killing a sheep sentenced to 10 years Transportation on the "Australasia" in 1849
MARGARET could neither read nor write
Her description Height 5ft 1/4 inches Complexion Fair, Head round, Hair Fair/Brown, Vicage Sound,Forehead Medium,Eyebrows Brown, Eyes Blue,Nose Medium, Mouth Medium, Chin Medium, Marks None

MARGARET was given permission to live with Micheal her husband on the 16th July 1852 after receiving his Ticket of Leave

MARGARET received her Ticket of Leave on the 4th April 1854 she was recommended for Conditional Pardon on the 29th August 1854.
Conditional Pardon approved 17th July 1855 issued 8th September 1855
27th February 1859 Free by Servitude
5th July 1859 Certificate of Freedom at Hobart.
5th August 1873 charged at Franklin PO at 2.30pm,resident at Port Cygnet, with disturbing the public peace in a public street at Lovett on 5th August detained fined 5 shillings

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 12th June, 2012 made the following changes:

new convict, convicted at 948, crime 109, firstname Margaret, surname Coy, date of death 1897-11-10, gender f

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