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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to Life
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 21st September, 2013 wrote:
Mary Hunt (& her husband James Hunt) was convicted at Clonmel, Tipperary 1828 for coining. Life sentence. Transported to NSW, Australia on the ‘Edward’ 1829.
Aged 40yrs; married to James Hunt (who was also transported, on the Eliza II 1829); country servant; one child; native place - Mullingar, Westmeath Co.
1835: admitted to Newcastle, NSW, gaol for 28days. Returned to Master.
1837: assigned to James Steele.
Stated her husband had remarried - to Ellen Welsh.
May have also used the name Eleanor.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 21st September, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 99 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1879, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime