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Mary Donoghoe

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Donoghoe
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1816
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: Stealing money
Convicted at: Ireland, Galway
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Margaret
Departure date: 1st September, 1838
Arrival date: 5th January, 1839
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 168 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Printed Indentures.
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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 29th May, 2020 wrote:

The Convict Indentures state that Mary Donoghoe was 22 years old.  She could neither read or write; religion Roman Catholic; status single and a native of County Donegal She was a house maid.  Mary was convicted of stealing money in Galway Spring Assizes 1838 and sentenced to 7 years.  She had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes: Height 4 feet 11 3/4 inches; complexion dark ruddy and freckled; hair black and eyes chestnut.  Transport number 61.  Prisoner number 60-39.

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 29th May, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Printed Indentures. (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Donoghoe, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1816, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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