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Bridget Doherty

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Bridget Doherty
Aliases: Dogherty
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: 26th May, 1878
Age: 72 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Receiving stolen property
Convicted at: Sligo
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Pyramus
Departure date: 20th August, 1836
Arrival date: 14th December, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 10 other convicts


Primary source: Record reference code: TR 1, P 200
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Community Contributions

Brad Powe on 26th August, 2019 wrote:

Date of trial: 04/01/1836; Description of crime: Stolen goods in possession; Sentence: Transportation 7 yrs; Comments: Convict detained at Kilmainham Gaol, Co. Dublin, 18/05/1836
Transported with daughter Frances ‘Fanny’, aged about 3 years.

Convict Changes History

Brad Powe on 26th August, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Record reference code: TR 1, P 200 (prev. ), firstname: Bridget, surname: Doherty, alias1: Dogherty, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1806, date of death: 26th May, 1878, gender: f, occupation, crim

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