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Elizabeth Hennessy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Hennessy
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: Childs maid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Margaret
Departure date: 24th January, 1837
Arrival date: 30th May, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 11 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Julie Rourke on 22nd February, 2020 wrote:

Hennessy Elizabeth, Margaret, E Price, Sydney
Ship: Margaret

D Wong on 22nd February, 2020 wrote:

Elizabeth Hennessy was 15 years old on arrival.

Native Place: Dublin City

Transported for ‘Stealing muslin’.

Elizabeth could read, ras WC, single, 5’1” tall, ruddy and freckled complexion, brown hair, light grey eyes, mole lower part of right cheek, nail of fore finger of right hand disfigured, mark of a burn below left elbow.

30/10/1846: COF

Convict Changes History

Julie Rourke on 22nd February, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/230386326/12579943 (prev. ), firstname: Elizabeth, surname: Hennessy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: , occupa

D Wong on 22nd February, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/230386326/12579943 http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi Ancestry Convict Indents (prev. https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/230386326/12579

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