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Maurice Hennessy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Maurice Hennessy
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: Ploughman
Date of Death: 26th February, 1863
Age: 59 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Unknown
Convicted at: Ireland, Waterford
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Castle Forbes
Departure date: 28th September, 1823
Arrival date: 19th January, 1824
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 11 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW Convict Indents 1788-1842 NSW Register of Convicts Application to Marry 1826-1851
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Community Contributions

Anonymous on 3rd June, 2012 wrote:

Maurice Hennesst
Aged 20
Conviction 1823 at Waterford Summer Assizes 1823
DOB abt 1803
Vessel Castle Forbes 2
Arrival 15 January 1824
Ticket of Leave No 31/879 dated 19 November
General Remarks Granted in pursuance of Govt Orders of 1/1/1827 also for apprenhending 3 runaways from ...... Allowed to stay in Bathurst
Height 5 foot 1 inch
Complexion Ruddy
Hair Brown
Eyes Blue
Condition Pardon No 368 in 1838
Permission to marry granted Mary Ward granted 23 May 1834

D Wong on 22nd February, 2020 wrote:

Father: Richard Hennessy was transported per ‘Mangles 1822’.

Brother: William Hennessy was transported per ‘Larkins 1829’.

19/11/1831: TOL Windsor.

1/11/1838: CP

19/6/1834: Maurice married Mary Ward (C1807-7/4/1876) at Bathurst, NSW.
Mary Ward arrived per Layton - came free.
Children:
Patrick Joseph Hennessy
Maurice Joseph Hennessy
Margaret Hennessy
Ellen Hennessy
William Peter Hennessy
Anne Jane Hennessy
Mary Anne Hennessy
Richard Hennessy
Julia Hennessy
James Hennessy

26/2/1863: Maurice died at Fairfield (near Wellington), NSW, aged 59.

Maurice became a farmer and grazier, when he died he left a large estate to the value of 6000 pounds to his 3 sons and money to Ann Jane.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 3rd June, 2012 made the following changes:

new convict, convicted at 6068, occupation 184, crime 96, firstname Maurice, surname Hennessy, source NSW Convict Indents 1788-1842 NSW Register of Convicts Application to Marry 1826-1851, date of birth 1804-00-00, date of death 1839-00-00, gender m

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

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: NSW Convict Indents 1788-1842 NSW Register of Convicts Application to Marry 1826-1851 (prev. NSW Convict Indents 1788-1842 NSW Register of Convicts Application to Marry 1826-1851), date of death: 26th Februar

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