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||27th February, 1850
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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Nell Murphy on 4th October, 2016 wrote:
Johanna FITZGERALD, and her sister Margaret, were convicted at Kerry on 20 March 1849 for stealing six sheep. Both received 7yr transportation sentences. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Australasia’ arriving 29 Sept 1849.
Aged 22yrs; single woman; country servant; 4’8 3/4”; Roman Catholic.
Native place - Co. Kerry
No remarks on her Convict Conduct Record.
27 Feb 1850 - died in hospital, Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 4th October, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Johanna, surname: Fitzgerald, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1827, date of death: 27th February, 1850, gender: f, occupation, crime