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Bridget Scanlon

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Bridget Scanlon
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: Dairymaid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Longford
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Surrey II
Departure date: 15th November, 1832
Arrival date: 9th March, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 49 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Surry - 1833.
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Surry - 1833.

Indent No; 42.
Name; Bridget Scanlon
Age; 27.
Catholic, Single, 1 male child
Native Place; Longford
Trade or calling; Dairy maid; Lanundress
Trial; Stealing Cloth. Longford, July 1831
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 4 ft. 11 3/4 in
Eyes; Grey
Hair; Brown
Completion; Sallow & freckled

Additional remarks noted against name; BROTHER; John Scanlon, 3 years ago.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Wives & Children of Irish Convicts,
Name: Bridget Scanlon
Ship: Surry II. Ship Departure Year: 1833
Remarks: From Kerry convict on board with 11 mths old male child

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd February, 2021 wrote:

1833 - Assigned; Ann Goodwin, Sydney

1837 - General Muster. Age; 30. Assigned; Major Gibbs. Sydney

1837 - 2 Oct. Ticket of Leave. 37/1327. Allowed to remain in the District of Bathurst. Cancelled for neglect of duty as a hired servant. 38/271.

1839 - 8 April. Ticket of Leave; 39/513. Allowed to remain in the District of Bathurst. Cancelled as having been granted in error

1839 - 29 May. Ticket of Leave. 39/910.

1840 - 29 Aug. Certificate of Freedom. Age; 32.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry, 3 entries

1833 - Bridget Scanlan. Age: 25.
Spouse: William Dwyer. Age; 40. Medina. 7 years. Free
Request date ; 19 Oct 1833

1837 - Bridget Scanlon. Age: 30. Surry 6. 7 years. Bond. [Stated Widow]
Spouse: Edward Hawes. Age; 37. Phoenix 3. 7 years. Free. [Stated on arrival he was married and has one child]
13 Jul 1837 - Parramatta

1839 - Bridget Scanlon. Age: 30. Surry 6. 7 years. Bond.
Spouse: Thomas Pryke. Age; 37. Adrian. Life. Ticket of Leave. . [Stated on arrival he was married and has two child]
Request - 19 Feb 1839 - Refused.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd September, 2021 wrote:

1834 - Possible Death Record
Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, St John’s Parramatta. Year 1834
No; 848
Name;  Thomas Scanlen **
Abode; Parramatta
When Buried; 1834, 16 May
Age; 9 Days
Ships Name; Mother per Surrey
Quality or profession; Prisoners Child - Factory

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd February, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Surry - 1833. (prev. ), firstname: Bridget, surname: Scanlon, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1806, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation

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