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Ellen Kelly

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ellen Kelly
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Alexander
Departure date: 4th November, 1815
Arrival date: 4th April, 1816
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 84 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Convict Records. Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 15th June, 2020 wrote:

60 female convicts embarked on the Brig Kangaroo for the Derwent, 10 April 1816.
All transported to NSW per Alexander, apart from 2 women. 
Ellen Kelly, per Alexander, Tried at Dublin City, Apr 1815, 7 years.

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Eleanor Kelly, age 23, per Alexander II (1816), Tried at Dublin City, 1815, 7 years.  DOB, 1793. Servant.

Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON40-1-5$init=CON40-1-5p229
9. Ellen Kelly. Alexander 1816, Kangaroo 1816. Tried at Dublin, 1811, 7 years.

THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates during the last Week:—
Ellen Kelly Alexander .
Hobart Town Gazette, 11 Oct 1823.

https://stors.tas.gov.au/RGD36-1-1p45j2k  Marriage in District of Hobart Town 1816.
William Jones, age 24, free, and Allen Kelley, age 22, Convict per Alexander, were married by Banns 19th June 1816.  Both signed their mark X.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 15th June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Convict Records. Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Ellen, surname: Kelly, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1793, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occ

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