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Mary Rooney

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Rooney
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: House servant
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 money
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sir Charles Forbes
Departure date: 11th August, 1837
Arrival date: 25th December, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 14 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 9th September, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Mary Rooney, age 27, Sir Charles Forbes, 1837, Tried Dublin City, 1837, 7 years, for stealing money from person.  DOB 1810, Native place, Wicklow Co.,  Single, Servant house.

NSW Permissions to Marry. 1825-1851.

Permission, Liverpool.  Richard Aikins, per Three Bees, age 45, Life, T. of L.,  and, Mary Rooney, ship Sir Charles Forbes, age 28, 7 years, bond. Rev. R. Marum.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 9th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Rooney, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1810, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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