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Mary Malony

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Malony
Aliases: Tighe, Maloney, Mollowney
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: Needlewoman
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: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Tipperary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Blackfriar
Departure date: 24th January, 1851
Arrival date: 29th May, 1851
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 188 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convict records
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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 13th October, 2018 wrote:

Mary MALONY (or TIGHE) was convicted at Tipperary, Ireland on 19 April 1850 for stealing a cloak. 3 Previous convictions. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania), Australia per the ‘Blackfriar’ arriving 29 May 1851.

Aged 40 yrs; a needlewoman; married; 2 children; 5’2 1/2” height; ruddy complexion; brown hair; blue eyes; can read; Roman Catholic.
Native place: Tipperary, Ireland.
Husband: William Mollowney - transported to VDL per the ‘Isabella Watson’ 1842.
Brother: James

Colony of VDL:
Work services, Hobart district.
Husband is recorded as William MALONY/MALONEY/MOLLOWNEY and Mary seems to be associated with him in the Colony as he is now free by servitude. 
7 June 1852: Drunk & disorderly. 3 mths hard labour.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 13th October, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convict records (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Malony, alias1: Tighe, alias2: Maloney, alias3: Mollowney, alias4: , date of birth: 1811, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, cri

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