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Mary Taughney

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Taughney
Aliases: Taugney, Daughney
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1831
Occupation: Maid
Date of Death: 20th August, 1915
Age: 84 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Cow stealing
Convicted at: Ireland. Kerry
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Midlothian
Departure date: 17th November, 1852
Arrival date: 24th February, 1853
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 25 other convicts


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Community Contributions

D Wong on 21st August, 2018 wrote:

Mary was transported for ‘cow stealing’.

She was single, 23, 5’5¾” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair, blue eyes, freckled.

16/9/1853: Permission to marry John Mahoney (Pestongee Bomangee) (Listed as Taugney).

1/5/1854: Married at Bothwell Church - John was 40, a labourer - Mary Daughney, 23, a housemaid.
20/8/1855: Patrick, Bothwell
15/5/1857: Catherine, Bothwell
14/8/1858: Johanna, Bothwell
7/4/1860: Elen, Bothwell
31/8/1861: Mary, Bothwell
29/4/1863: Margaret, Bothwell
25/4/1865: John, Bothwell, died 1897, Sale, Victoria.
1868: Elizabeth, Sale - died 1868 Sale.
1867: William, Sale.
1873: Michael, Sale, Vic - died 1956, Sale.

3/10/1854: TOL
20/2/1855: Recommended for a CP
15/1/1856: CP

29/4/1862: Free Certificate at Bothwell.

1915: Mary died in Sale, Victoria.

Convict Changes History

Gary Steele on 21st August, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 10 years, voyage, source: http://www.founders-storylines.com/mugsheets/convicts/profile/9450/mary_taughney (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Taughney, alias1: Taugney, alias2: Daughney, alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date o

D Wong on 21st August, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1831 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1915 (prev. 1829)

D Wong on 21st August, 2018 made the following changes:

date of death: 20th August, 1915 (prev. 1915)

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