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||13th July, 1897
life span was 57 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||NSW Govt Gazette, Wed June 26 1839 page 719; NSW Govt Gazette Wed Oct 29 1839, page 1192
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Ann Turnbull on 6th March, 2014 wrote:
Absconed from John Smith, Newcastle, since June 16. Apprehended (Oct 1839) Married free convict Robert Ney/Nay Parramatta 29/01/1840 - six sons. Married William Bennett 1853 - 3 sons, 1 daughter.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd May, 2020 wrote:
MARY FLEMING - THE CONVICT
arrived on the Margaret 1, in 1837
Read or write no
where from Limerick, Ireland Could be Pork
Offence stealing bed clothes
tried where Limerick City
tried when July 1836
sentence 7 years transportation to Australia
former conviction none
trade chamber maid
height 4 foot 10 inches
complexion ruddy and freckled
hair Dark Brown
transportation from Limerick
marks and scars two horizontal scares(small) over left eyebrow
Mark of a burn on right arm. Little finger of each hand contracted.
Certificate of freedom ?
Brother; Thomas Fleming a prisoner for 7 years.
age 19 when arrived in Australia.
1837 - Master; J W Baker - no district given
1839 - New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930
3175 - Mary Fleming Bond Ship Margaret. Committed; By Whom; JH Crimmer. ? When 26 Nov 1839. Where; Newcastle. Crime; Pregnancy. Purpose; Female Factory Paramatta. 28 Nov. 1839
1839 - 27 Nov. Entrance Book.
Discharged - Ass to Mr. Smith New Castle
1840 - New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry, 1826-1851
Robert Nay. Age 22. Waterloo 3 7 years Free
Mary Fleming Age 22. Margaret 1. 7 years . Factory
Married Mary Ann Fleming 20 February 1840 - Parramatta Catholic church NSW Australia
Robert W Ney - 30 March 1841 - Christened 20 April 1842. Bathurst “Murrumbieger” Station Bathurst NSW Australia
William Boyd Ney - 04 July 1842 - Bogan River, Mudgee NSW Australia
James Nay - 17 Aug 1845 - Bogan River Dubbo NSW Australia
Benjamin Nay - 1847 - Mudgee NSW Australia
George Nay - 1849 - Mudgee NSW Australia
Joseph Nay - 1851 - Mudgee NSW Australia
1851 - Death of Husband - Robert Nay
1853 - Married William Bennett -
Name: Mary Ney
Spouse Name: William Benett
Marriage Date: 1853
Marriage Place: New South Wales
Registration Place: Gulgong, Mudgee, New South Wales
Registration Year: 1853
Volume Number: V C
John W Bennett
Died 13 Jul 1897 - Buried Rookwood Cemetery. Sydney, Australia.
Died at Newington Asylum - Senile Decay
Convict Changes History
Ann Turnbull on 6th March, 2014 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: NSW Govt Gazette, Wed June 26 1839 page 719; NSW Govt Gazette Wed Oct 29 1839, page 1192 (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Fleming, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death:
Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1818 (prev. 0000)