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Mary Murphy, one of 179 convicts transported on the Buffalo, 04 May 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Servant of all work
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 88
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th January, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
No; 481 -33. Indent No; 23
Name; Mary Murphy alias Murray
Unable to Read or write. Single, with 1 male child on-board
Native County; Belfast
Trade; All work
Offence; Stealing handkerchief
Trial; 7 Jan 1833
Height; 4 ft. 8 1/2 in
Complexion; Fair & pock pitted
Hair; Dark Brown
Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st January, 2021 wrote:
UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals,
Name; Mary Murphy -
9 Aug - Was this morning delivered of a male child after a natural labour of 6 hours duration
10 Aug - Acute headache, 3 convulsive fits during the night and talks incoherently. Head shaved & cold lotion applied
11 Aug - Better this morning, had one fit
14 Aug - Is doing well
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th January, 2021 made the following changes:
alias1: Mary Murray, date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime