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Martha Fagan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Martha Fagan
Aliases: Martha Fegan
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Alexander
Departure date: 4th November, 1815
Arrival date: 4th April, 1816
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 84 other convicts

References

Primary 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 Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

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.”

https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1$init=CON13-1-1p54
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

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