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Mary Skiffington

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Skiffington
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Antrim
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Greenlaw
Departure date: 7th March, 1844
Arrival date: 2nd July, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 38 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-2$init=CON41-1-2p120
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 13th January, 2020 wrote:

Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-2$init=CON41-1-2p120
618. Mary Skiffington. Tried at Antrim, 25 October 1843. Sentence, 7 years.  Transported for Larceny. Gaol report -very good. Twice convicted before. Widow.  Arrived 2 July 1844.
Sept 1848. married Gardner.
Ticket of Leave, 7 March 1848.
Free Cert 24.12.50.

No description available on record. Pencilled note - Sick.

Colonial Times, Hobart, 22 Sept 1848.
CONVICT DEPARTMENT.  Comptroller-General’s Office, Sept. 18, 1848.
In accordance with the Act of Council 6th Victoria, No. 18, I hereby give notice, for the first time, that His Excellency the Lieutenant-Governor has been pleased to approve of the solemnization of Matrimony between the under-mentioned parties :—
William Gardiner, free, and Mary Skiffington, T.L., Greenlaw, both residing at Port Sorell.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 13th January, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-2$init=CON41-1-2p120 (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Skiffington, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000,

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