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Mary Driscoll

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Driscoll
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 10th May, 1811
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 7 years

Crime: Perjury
Convicted at: Cork County
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Providence
Departure date: 10th December, 1810
Arrival date: 2nd July, 1811
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 82 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW State Records Office Convict Indents, Colonial Secretary's papers LIMERICK CHRONICLE 8 Sept 1810 Freemans Journal (published Dublin) 7th September 1810
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Community Contributions

Robin Sharkey on 14th January, 2014 wrote:

Mary Driscoll’s age was not stated on the muster document for the Providence convicts when they embarked at Cork in December 1810 (nor were the ages of the three other women tried at the County Cork assizes).

She was found guilty, in the Assizes held at the Cork County Court in August 1810, of PERJURY and was given 7 years transportation. (per Freemans Journal of 25 August 1810).

Mary Driscoll Died at Sea on 11th May 1811 of CONSUMPTION. Per Public notice under Order of Governor Macquarie dated 27th July 1811 (Col Sec Records).

Convict Changes History

Robin Sharkey on 14th January, 2014 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

Robin Sharkey on 14th January, 2015 made the following changes:

source: NSW State Records Office Convict Indents, Colonial Secretary's papers LIMERICK CHRONICLE 8 Sept 1810 Freemans Journal (published Dublin) 7th September 1810 (prev. NSW State Records Office Convict Indents, Colonial Secretary's papers Freemans Jour

Nell Murphy on 29th July, 2016 made the following changes:

date of death: 10th May, 1811 (prev. 0000), gender: f

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