Mary Lahy1,2

(circa 1795 - )

Detailed biography

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Personal details

Birth

     She was born circa 1795 in IrelandG.1,3 She was the daughter of (?) Lahy.4 She was born circa 1797 in IrelandG.4 As of circa 1815 her married name was Tobin.5 As of before 1819 her married name was Bohan.1,2 As of before 1824 her married name was Bowen.1

Family life

Marriage

     She married Thomas Tobin circa 1815 in IrelandG.5 She married John Bohan before 1819.1,2,4

Children of Mary Lahy and Thomas Tobin

Children of Mary Lahy and John Bohan

Life event details

Involvement in crime

  • She was tried for recieving stolen property in house on 17 July 1836 in IrelandG. She was sentenced to transportation for 14 years.4
  • On 30 May 1837 in Sydney, AustraliaG, Mary Lahy was described as 5'1.5" tall; brown hair; dark grey eyes; brown complexion; nose inclining to the right side; small raised mole left cheek; scar back of little finger of left hand.4
  • She was accused of an unauthorised absence from her district in Windsor, AustraliaG, on 3 January 1849.6

Migration

Census, occupation and residence information

  • On 17 July 1836 Mary Lahy was occupied as a a country servant while living at IrelandG.4
  • On 31 December 1837 Mary Lahy lived in Sydney, AustraliaG. She was assigned to John Jones.7

Resources

Citations

  1. [S195] Death Certificate for Martin Bowen, 5680/1891, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 11 Aug 1891.
  2. [S329] Research Report, Martin Bohan, Leeanne Godfrey, http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Bowen-1865, 22 Jun 2013, Wikitree, WikiTree.
  3. [S330] Research Report, Mary Lahy, Leeanne Godfrey, http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Lahy-6, 22 Jun 2013, Wikitree, WikiTree.
  4. [S355] Mary Lahy, Arrival Indents, SS Margaret, 1837, Archives Office of NSW.
  5. [S398] Death Certificate for Patrick Tobin, 8539/1887, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 28 Jun 1887.
  6. [S397] Newspaper article, Principal Superintendent of Convicts' Office, Thomas Ryan, Sydney Gazette, 3 Jan 1849, Trove Newspapers, Australian National Library.
  7. [S356] Mary Lahy, Convict Muster, NSW, 31 Dec 1837, compiled by Colonial Secretay's Department, Archives Office of NSW.
  8. [S344] Mary Tobin, Arrival Indents, SS Sir Charles Forbes, 1837, Archives Office of NSW.
  9. [S331] Research Report, Patrick Tobin, Leeane Godfrey, http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Tobin-188, 22 Jun 2013, Wikitree, WikiTree.
  10. [S332] Research Report, Mary Tonin, Leeane Godfrey, http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Tobin-189, 22 Jun 2013, Wikitree, WikiTree.
  11. [S358] Death Certificate for Ellen Jackson nee Bohen, 68837 of 1881, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Queensland, Australia, unknown file date.

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