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Bridget Sweeny

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Bridget Sweeny
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1786
Occupation: All country work
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 a watch
Convicted at: Ireland, Limerick
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Southworth
Departure date: 6th February, 1832
Arrival date: 14th June, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 128 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Bound Indentures 1832-1833
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Community Contributions

Tony Beale on 15th November, 2020 wrote:

From Co Cork Ireland widowed catholic who could read and write 5’ 1 1/2” dark sallow complexion dark brown hair and hazel eyes. C39/278

Tony Beale on 15th November, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930 for Bridget Sweeny
13/6/1833 2 months hard labour in Gaol then assigned to Mr Miller Green Hills
3/1/1835 At Paterson 14 days in cells and then assigned to Mr O’neill to Patterson
6/12/1836 At Newcastle. To Gaol Hospital for medical assistance

New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 5/12/1839 no 39/2178. In Maitland

New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry, 18 Bridget Sweeny 53 free (7yrs) per ship Southworth widow to marry William Condon 52 ToL (life) per ship Tyne Widower Rev ? Newcastle

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 15th November, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Bound Indentures 1832-1833 (prev. ), firstname: Bridget, surname: Sweeny, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1786, date of death: 0000,

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