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Mary Mccarthy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Mccarthy
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1820
Occupation: Housemaid
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. Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Margaret
Departure date: 1st September, 1838
Arrival date: 5th January, 1839
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 155 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/
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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 20th May, 2017 wrote:

Note: There are two persons named Mary McCarthy on this voyage of the ‘Margaret’ 1838/39.

Mary McCARTHY was convicted at Cork, Ireland in 1837 for stealing watches. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to New South Wales, Australia per the ship ‘Margaret’.

Aged 19yrs; single woman; housemaid; Roman Catholic.
Native place of birth: Co. Kerry, Ireland.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 20th May, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/ (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Mccarthy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1820, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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