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life span was 57 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 4th August, 2018 wrote:
Mary KING was convicted at Monaghan, Ireland on 5 March 1849 for larceny. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Australasia’ arriving 28 Sept 1849.
Aged 19 yrs; single woman; nurse girl; 4’7 1/2” height; Roman Catholic; fair complexion; black hair; Hazel eyes.
Native place of birth: Dublin, Ireland.
Father: Francis, already transported to Australia
Sister: Margaret KING
Station Gang: Anson hulk.
Her record is basically clear, but it does not indicate what happened to her.
Note: her sister Margaret KING was also transported to Van Diemen’s Land in 1851 by the ship ‘Blackfriar”.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 4th August, 2018 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convict records (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: King, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1830, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime