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life span was 57 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 4th July, 2016 wrote:
Anne Guinan was convicted at Kildare for stealing a pig. First conviction. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per ‘Blackfriar’ arriving 29 May 1851.
Aged 30yrs; single; 1 child Ann aged 7yrs(accompanied her, on board the ship); country servant; 4’11 1/4”; Roman Catholic.
Native place - Co. Kildare.
Brothers: John, Patrick & Thomas
Assignments of service work in Colony.
1852: Female Factory, Ross.
1852: at Campbell Town (Tas)
5 Sept 1854: Ticket of Leave
1 May 1847: Certificate of Freedom (Campbell Town)
Daughter Ann: Admitted to St. John’s Orphanage, New Town (nr Hobart) 3 June 1851 (this was a govt requirement for children of female convicts, at this time). Discharged 10 Dec 1854 to her mother who was now on a Ticket of Leave and permitted to have her returned. (ref. Orphan School records - under name “Gainon”). Ann later married Simon Whitney (a shepherd, at Campbell Town on 27 Aug 1860. (Registration is under name spelt as “Gaynan”)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 4th July, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. Friends of Orphan School http://www.orphanschool.org.au (prev. ), firstname: Anne, surname: Guinan, alias1: Gainon, alias2: Gaynan, alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1821, date o