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Ellen Nolan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ellen Nolan
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
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, Kilkenny
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Blackfriar
Departure date: 24th January, 1851
Arrival date: 29th May, 1851
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 188 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 12th May, 2016 wrote:

Ellen Nolan was convicted at Kilkenny, Ireland for stealing from a shop. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Blackfriar’ 1851.

Housemaid; aged 24yrs; 4’11 1/2”; married, widowed; 1 child, Patrick, on board with her.
Native place - Co. Tipperary.

Services in Colony
Permission granted to marry
Married James Smith 1854

Ticket of Leave 2 Jan 1855

Conditional Pardon 10 Feb 1857

Child: Patrick Nolan - admitted to St. John Orphanage, New Town, Hobart on 2 Mar 1853 (aged 2yrs 8mths). Father’s name recorded as Daniel Nolan. Child died 26 Oct 1855 from whooping cough and inflammation of brain.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 12th May, 2016 made the following changes:

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

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