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Ann Sheely

Ann Sheely, one of 149 convicts transported on the Pyramus, 08 October 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Sheely
Aliases: Sheedy, Shelly
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: 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
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Session on 11th April 1831
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Pyramus
Departure date: 8th October, 1831
Arrival date: 5th March, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 148 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 204
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 10th June, 2021 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Ann Sheely,  alias Sheedy, Shelly,  age on arrival, 28, Pyramus (1) 1832. Southwark, England, 1831, 7 years,  for robbing master. DOB 1804, Widow, 2 children.  Catholic. Native place, Limerick. All work. 

Convict Index.
Anne Sheely, per Pyramus, 1832, Certificate of Freedom, 11 Jul 1839. 39/0959. Wife of James Power, per Castle Forbes, 1824, fbs. (as stated on her CF)

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 10th June, 2021 made the following changes:

alias1: Sheedy, alias2: Shelly, date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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