Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

Elizabeth Mulcolney

** community contributed record **

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Mulcolney
Aliases: Mulrowny, Mulcahey
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1828
Occupation: Laundress
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: Stealing fowls
Convicted at: Ireland, Clare
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Australasia
Departure date: 26th June, 1849
Arrival date: 29th September, 1849
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 40 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
Source description:

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If Elizabeth Mulcolney was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about Elizabeth Mulcolney?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 6th October, 2016 wrote:

Elizabeth Mulrowney (Mulcolney) was convicted at Clare, Ireland on 27 Feb 1849 for stealing geese. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Australasia’ arriving 29 Sept 1849.

Aged 21yrs; single woman; Roman Catholic; a laundress.
Native place - Co. Clare, Ireland.
Brother: Pat (in America)
Sisters: Mary, Margaret, Peggy, Ann, Ellen & Catherine.

Station in Colony: ‘Anson’ hulk, then work assignments.
Ticket of Leave granted

1 July 1852: Application for permission to marry Peter Doyle. (does not appear to have proceeded).
15 April 1853: Application for permission to marry William PARKER.
16 May 1853: married William PARKER (plasterer) at St. Peter’s Parish Church, Hamilton, Tasmania. (ref. 37/1/12 no. 965) Elizabeth MULCOHNEY/MULCAHEY.

29 Feb 1856: Certificate of Freedom

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 6th October, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. ), firstname: Elizabeth, surname: Mulcolney, alias1: Mulrowny, alias2: Mulcahey, alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1828, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au