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life span was 56 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 1st April, 2016 wrote:
Catherine Fenton was convicted at Waterford, Ireland 30 June 1851 for sheep stealing. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Martin Luther’ arriving 1852.
Aged 45yrs; married; 4 children; Roman Catholic; country servant.
Native place: Co. Limerick
Sister: Mary - in America
Brothers: John & Wm (?) - at native place
Assignments in Colony.
Permission to marry granted. Married James Bryan 27/3/1854 Hobart.
Ticket of Leave 26/9/1854
Conditional Pardon 18/12/1855
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 31st March, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Fenton, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1807, date of death: 0000, gender: , occupation, crime
Nell Murphy on 1st April, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, gender: f