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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 7th May, 2016 wrote:
Emily Graham was convicted at Dublin on 20 Nov 1850 for stealing sheets, caps etc. Previous offences. 7 yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) arriving per ‘Blackfriar’ on 29 May 1851.
Married woman; aged 36yrs; 5’1”; needlewoman and can also cook.
Native place - Co. Carlow, Ireland.
Husband James at native place.
Brothers: William & Edward.
Ship character: very good
Assignments in Colony.
Some notes of misconduct.
Applied for permission to marry Robert Bush (transported per ‘Susan’) but notified she must serve another 6mths and to reapply. 13 Dec 1854.)
Applied for permission to marry Sindel Ruffels (free) on 25 Dec 1855. Approved. Married at the Parish Church, Perth (Tas), Longford district 26 Jan 1856. Emily aged 43yrs; Sindel aged 41 yrs.
Ticket of Leave granted 6 Feb 1855, revoked but regranted.
Conditional Pardon granted 28 April 1857
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 7th May, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Emily, surname: Graham, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime