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life span was 56 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
||Tasmanian Archives - linctas
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Nell Murphy on 2nd March, 2017 wrote:
n.b. There are two women named Mary Farrell on this voyage of the ‘Duke of Cornwall’ 1850 to VDL.
Mary Farrell was convicted at Kildare, Ireland on 25 Oct 1849 for stealing potatoes. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Duke of Cornwall’ arriving 27 Oct 1850.
Aged 20yrs; single woman; country servant; 5’5 3/4”; Roman Catholic.
Native Place - Co.Kildare, Ireland.
Brothers: Patrick, Michael & James
Assigned to work services in the Colony.
28 June 1852: Marriage to David Jamieson (ref. noted on Conduct Record and Marriage register 37/1/11 no. 13) at Minister’s house, Church of Scotland, Bothwell, Tasmania. (Mary’s name is recorded as “Farell” - one “r”).
19 Sept 1854: Ticket of Leave granted.
15 Jan 1856: Conditional Pardon approved.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 2nd March, 2017 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - linctas (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Farrell, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1830, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime