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Hannah Murphy

Hannah Murphy, one of 90 convicts transported on the Princess Charlotte, 27 March 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Hannah Murphy
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: Dairymaid
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: Shop lifting
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Princess Charlotte
Departure date: 27th March, 1827
Arrival date: 6th August, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 89 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 135 (69). State Records NSW, Entrance Books, Sydney, 1825-1832 (Roll:851) and TOL Butts (NRS 12202; Item:4/4086)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Iris Dunne on 22nd January, 2018 wrote:

Convicted: 14 September 1826
Hannah the wife of Patrick Murphy
Occupation: Dairy woman washerwoman

1828 NSW Census, aged 30, Est. birth year: abt 1798, District: Parramatta

Convict Index, aged 40, birth place Cork, married with 1 child, Occupation: Cook

Sydney Gaol, 30 September 1829, Female Factory, assigned to Mr John Smith, Newcastle, October 1

Ticket of Leave No.32/1129 dated 15 December 1832 - District: Maitland

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Princess Charlotte - 1827
Name; Hannah Murphy. Age; 40 [1787]
No;
Reads, Married, 1 child WITH Here
Native County; Cork
Trade; Dairy woman, washes
Offence; Shop lining
Trial; London - 14 Sept 1826 - 7 years - 2 previous convictions
Height; 4 ft. 10 3/4
Complexion; Sallow
Hair; Lt. Brown
Eyes; Hazel to grey
Assigned; Jno. Campbell,

1828 - Residence; Factory, Parramatta

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th December, 2020 wrote:

Death of child;
UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals, - Charles Cameron, Surgeon.
Ship: Princess Charlotte
Name; William Murphy - child
Age; 18 months old
Date; 5th March 1827
Notes; He is of a very sickly constitution and has got a severe cold on boarding the ship on the 5th March from Newgate. His mouth slips and nose a perfect ulcer, ulcerations on his head, his face is swelled and one of his eyes shut ...
About 4 pm or rather before, I was called to the child William Murphy, stating that they thought he was dying, when I got below to my great astonishment, I found that he was dead….
Discharged; Died March 12th

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 22nd January, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 135 (69). State Records NSW, Entrance Books, Sydney, 1825-1832 (Roll:851) and TOL Butts (NRS 12202; Item:4/4086) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Proje

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