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Mary Leahy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Leahy
Aliases: Mary, Lahy
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Country servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: County Kerry
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Earl Grey
Departure date: 17th December, 1849
Arrival date: 9th May, 1850
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 33 other convicts


Primary source: http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/ Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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Community Contributions

Anonymous on 27th June, 2012 wrote:

Mary was charged, with her husband Patrick, of Highway Robbery - a watch and money, at Kerry 20 Mar 1849. 7 yr transportation sentence. R.C. 50 years of age.Good and useful conduct. Married. 1 child (Honora, on board).Brother - Timothy, in America. Country Servant. Native Place: County Kerry. Ticket of Leave 14 Sep 1852. Conditional Pardon 25 Jul 1854.
Married Samuel Bass (free) 1854 Hobart.
Certified Free 24 Mar 1856.

D Wong on 17th February, 2016 wrote:

Mary was 40 years old on arrival - Samuel Bass arrived per ‘Anson 1844’.

Mary was 5’2” tall dark sallow complexion, black hair, grey eyes.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 27th June, 2012 made the following changes:

new convict, term 7, voyage 558, convicted at 950, occupation 35, crime 14, firstname Mary, surname Leahy, alias1 Mary, alias2 Lahy, source http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/ Tasmanian Archives - convicts, date of birth 1800-00-00, gender f

D Wong on 17th February, 2016 made the following changes:

source: http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/ Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/ Tasmanian Archives - convicts), date of birth: 1810 (prev. 1800), occupation

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