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||27th November, 1839
life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to Life
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Jill Davy on 31st May, 2012 wrote:
Mangles sailed from Cork June 1822 via Rio and arrived Sydney November 1822.
Richard Hennessy was convicted of horse stealing at Spring Assizes 1822 in County Kilkenny and was sentenced to Life. He was assigned to John Bowman at Richmond. He received his Ticket of Leave in 1834 No34/629. Some of his children were also transported to NSW ie daughters Mary and Catherine.
Maureen Withey on 10th February, 2020 wrote:
Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Richard Hennessy, age 44, ship Mangles (2) 1822, tried 1822 at Kilkenny Co. sentence - Life, native of Clonmel Tipperary Co. trade- milkman ploughman. B 1778.
D Wong on 22nd February, 2020 wrote:
Son Maurice Hennessy was transported per ‘Castle Forbes’ 1824.
Son William Hennessy was transported per ‘Larkins’ 1829.
Convict Changes History
Jill Davy on 31st May, 2012 made the following changes:
new convict, voyage 107, convicted at 951, crime 28, firstname Richard, surname Hennessy, source Mangles 1822
www.frankmurray.com.au, date of death 1839-11-27, gender m
Maureen Withey on 10th February, 2020 made the following changes:
term: 99 years, voyage, source: Mangles 1822
www.frankmurray.com.au (prev. Mangles 1822
www.frankmurray.com.au), date of birth: 1778 (prev. 0000), occupation