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life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
4th November, 1815
4th April, 1816
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 84 other convicts
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Maureen Withey on 3rd December, 2019 wrote:
Irish Convict Database
Martha Fegan, age 24, ship Alexander II (1816), Tried at Dublin City, 1815, sentence 7 years. Trade- servant.
Martha Fagan was on a “List of 60 female convicts embarked to H.M.C. Brig Kangaroo for the Derwent, 10 April 1816.”
6. Martha Fagan, ship - Alexander, Tried at Dublin City, Jany. 1815, sentence –Seven years.
Martha Fagan (Alexander), Married Thomas Smith (free) in Hobart Town, 4 Sept 1817. Both signed with a X. He was aged 38, she was 25.
Tas. Marriage record: https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/names/search/results?qu=martha&qu=Fagan
Maureen Withey on 19th June, 2020 wrote:
Government Public Notice.
THE under-mentioned Persons have obtained Certificates during the last Week :
Martha Fagan, Alexander, brig
Hobart Town Gazette, 18 Oct 1823.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 3rd December, 2019 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Record - https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1$init=CON13-1-1p54 - List of 60 female convicts embarked to H.M.C. Brig Kangaroo for the Derwent, 10 April 1816.
Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberr