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Catherine Ryan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Ryan
Aliases: Mullins
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1771
Occupation: Servant of all work
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Limerick
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hooghley
Departure date: 24th June, 1831
Arrival date: 27th September, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 80 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Maureen Withey on 10th September, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Catherine Ryan,  alias Mullins, age on arrival, 60, Hooghley (3) (1) 1831, Tried Limerick, 1830, 7 years, for Stealing sugar, 1 former conviction.  DOB 1771, Native place, Limerick, Widow, 4 children with 2 sons here, Catholic.  All work. Remarks: Aged.

Certificate of Freedom, date 23 Dec 1837. Catherine Mullins alias Ryan, Hooghley 1831.
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Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th November, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

Name; Catherine Ryan alias Mullins (1)
Ship; Hooghley (3) - 1831
Indent No; 81
Age; 60 Est birth Year; 1771
Read & Write; Widow, 2 male and 2 female children. Religion; Catholic
Native Place; Limerick
Calling; All work
Offence; Stealing sugar
Date of Trial:  City of Limerick, July 1830
Sentence; 7 years, 3 months previous
Height; 5 ft. 0 ΒΌ in
Complexion; Sallow
Hair; Brown to grey
Eyes; Blue
Remarks; FAMILY; Two SONS convicted

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 10th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Ryan, alias1: Mullins, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1771, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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