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Mary Kennedy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Kennedy
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1755
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: Ireland, Kings County
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 14th 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. 
Mary Kennedy, per Alexander, Tried at Kings County, Aug 1815, 7 years, (in pencil – Old woman)

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Mary Kennedy, age 61, per Alexander II (1816), Tried at Kings Co., 1815, 7 years.  DOB, 1755. Servant.

Maureen Withey on 17th June, 2020 wrote:

Tasmanian Convict Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON40-1-5$init=CON40-1-5p234
22. Mary Kennedy, Alexander 1816, Kangaroo 1816. Tried at Kings County, 1814, 7 years.
June 20 1816, D & Disy. - One week hard labor in Gaol.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 14th June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Convict Records. Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Kennedy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1755, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occ

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