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Catherine Fogarty/hennessy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Fogarty/hennessy
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: Nurse girl/servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Clomnell Tipperary Ireland
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 10th September, 1829
Arrival date: 13th January, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 69 other convicts

References

Primary source: Certificate of Freedom 39/1022 dated 23 July 1839 at NSW State Records ancestry.com.au (Parker Family) Convict Ship Asia 1830:https://www.jenwilletts.com/convict_ship_asia_1830.htm
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Community Contributions

Anonymous on 1st June, 2012 wrote:

Prisoner No 30/171
Name Catherine Fogarty
Ship Asia 1
Year 1830
Native Place Clomnell
Trade or Calling Servant
Offence Stealing Clothes
Place of Trial Tipperary Ireland
Date of Trial Spring 1829
Sentence Seven years transportation
Year of Birth 1815
Height 5 foot 1/2 inches
Complexion Ruddy freckled and pockpitted
Hair Brown
Eyes Grey
General Remarks None
The ships indents have Catherine listed as Fogarty and the Clomnell Herald 1829 has her as Mary Hennessy’s niece, Catherine is Mary’s sister with her father Richard Hennessy and mother Mary Fogarty.
Catherine Fogarty married John Kane/Keane in the Abercrombie District, Bathurst on 4 Sept 1832
V1832169 16/1832.
John and Catherine had 8 children between 1832 and 1847.  Her date of death is unknown.

Carolyn Thurtell on 1st January, 2019 wrote:

Catherine Fogarty/Hennessey sailed on the ‘Asia I’ convict ship departing Ireland 14 Sep 1829 and arriving in Port Jackson, New South Wales 13 Jan 1830. She is listed as Catherine Fogarty age 14.  It is noted that she is aboard with her sister Mary Hennessey age 30.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th January, 2022 wrote:

SISTER; Mary Hennessey. On Board. Refer Indent No; 179. Noted against name; SISTER to 175
Indent No; 175. Catherine Fogarty. Per; Warrants of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 1st June, 2012 made the following changes:

new convict, voyage 118, convicted at 883, occupation 221, crime 54, firstname Catherine, surname Fogarty/Hennessy, source Certificate of Freedom 39/1022 dated 23 July 1839 at NSW State Records ancestry.com.au (Parker Family), date of birth 1815-00-00,

Carolyn Thurtell on 1st January, 2019 made the following changes:

term: 7 years, voyage, source: Certificate of Freedom 39/1022 dated 23 July 1839 at NSW State Records ancestry.com.au (Parker Family) Convict Ship Asia 1830:https://www.jenwilletts.com/convict_ship_asia_1830.htm (prev. Certificate of Freedom 39/1022 dated

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