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Name, Aliases & Gender
||Mulrowney, Mulroony, Mulrony
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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Nell Murphy on 6th October, 2016 wrote:
Mary MULROONEY was convicted at Wexford, Ireland on 8 Jan 1849 for stealing potatoes. Previous offences. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Australasia’ arriving 29 Sept 1849.
Single woman; aged 24yrs; Roman Catholic; country servant; 5 2 1/2”.
Native place - Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Brother: James (in the Army) - ref. Indent Record
Station: ‘Anson’ hulk.
Work assignments in Colony.
13 Jan 1851: Delivered of a male child, William - at the Female House of Correction, Hobart.
28 Feb 1853: Married Moses McGurk (transported per ‘London’ (also from Wexford). Marriage reg. has spelling of her name “Mulrony”. Hobart. ref: 37/1/12 no. 679.
26 Sept 1854: Ticket of Leave granted.
17 July 1855: Conditional Pardon granted.
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: Mary, surname: Mulrooney, alias1: Mulrowney, alias2: Mulroony, alias3: Mulrony, alias4: , date of birth: 1825, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crim