IRISH FAMINE MEMORIALSydney
  • Surname : Anderson
  • First Name : Jane
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Dublin
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Royal Hibernian MilitarySchool
  • Other : shipping: house servant, read & write. Empl. A O'Mullane Queen St, Melbourne. £5, 3 years; Jane was from the 'Royal Hibernian Military School'. See Art W. Cockerill's website http://www.achart.ca/hibernian.htm. For an example of an apprentice's indenture see 'Barefoot & Pregnant?' vol.2, p.32.
  • Surname : Armitage
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Tipperary
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Other : Shipping: housemaid, reads. Empl. M. Toby, Kilmore, £3, 6 months.
  • Surname : Armstrong
  • First Name : Susan
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Lisneskin [Lisnaskea[ Fermanagh
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Church of England
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Fermanagh, Lisnaskea
  • Other : Shipping: housemaid, reads & writes. Empl. Mr Grubb £12, 6 months.
  • Surname : Armstrong
  • First Name : Isabella
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Lisneskin [Lisnaskea], Fermanagh
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Church of England
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Fermanagh, Lisnaskea
  • Other : Shipping: housemaid, reads & writes. Empl. Mr Willis Geelong £9, 12 months
  • Surname : Ash (Ashe)
  • First Name : Isabella
  • Age on arrival : 14
  • Native Place : Dublin
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Royal Hibernian MilitarySchool
  • Other : shipping: housemaid, reads & writes. Empl as Isabella Ashe, never in service, to John Bland, Elizabeth St., £6, 6 months; seems to be one of the few girls from the Royal Hibernian Military School; apparently married widower James Mason in Jul 1879 at St Kilda; no known children; died 11 Jul 1923 at St Kilda leaving an extensive estate.
  • Surname : Barrow
  • First Name : Ann
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Mallow, Cork
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Mallow Union, Cork
  • Other : Shipping: housemaid, read only. Empl. James Gardner, Elizabeth St., £8, 6 months; married Samuel Phillips (who at 17 had been transported to Van Diemen's Land for stealing a basket of brassware) in Melbourne 1849; 10 children. Their son David became Mayor of Brunswick. Ann died 1900.
  • Surname : Barrow
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 14
  • Native Place : Mallow, Cork
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Cork, Mallow
  • Other : Shipping: housemaid, reads. Empl. Bridget Redgood, Melbourne, £5, 3 years., apprentice; married Michael J Doherty, Melbourne, 1852; 7 children, lived Raglan, Charlton, Avoca, Ararat, died 1906. See Sir R. East, 'A Family's Who's Who', vol 3.
  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Johanna
  • Age on arrival : 17/18
  • Native Place : Tipperary
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Other : shipping: housemaid, reads. Empl. H Connors, carter, Little Bourke St., Melbourne £10, 6 mths.
  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Tipperary
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Other : Shipping: housemaid, reads. Empl. Wm. Conroy, Merri Creek, £8, 3 years; married James Parsell, 1857; 7 children at least born in the area around Kyneton. Mary died in 1876.
  • Surname : Beaty (Beatie)
  • First Name : Ellen (Eleanor)
  • Age on arrival : 14
  • Native Place : Lisneskin [Lisnaskea], Fermanagh
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Fermanagh, Lisnaskea
  • Other : shipping: housemaid, reads & writes. Empl. John Haslett, farmer, Moonee Ponds, £5, 3 years; married William Noble, Melbourne, 1850, at least 5 children by 1863, some in the Blackwood area. Ellen died of typhoid at Blackwood 30 Sep 1863.
  • Surname : Beavis
  • First Name : Mary Ann
  • Age on arrival : 14
  • Native Place : Fermanagh
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Church of England/Episcopalian
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Other : Shipping: seapstress, reads. empl. as Mary Ann Bearis, 14, Episcopalian, sempstress to Sarah Kerr, upholsterer, Little Collins Street, £6, 2 years; married John Lynn 9 Jul 1850, St Peters, Melbourne; possibly 7 children; husband died 1899; Mary Ann died Feb 1909 - both at Rhymney, between Ararat & Stawell, Victoria.
  • Surname : Bentley (Bently)
  • First Name : Honora (Honoria)
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Limerick
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Limerick, Limerick
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, reads & writes, went to Portland; married 1) Hungarian-born Vincent Albert Balzary at at St Stephens CofE, Portland, 14 Feb 1853; lived various Victorian country (eg Talbot, Lamplough, Pleasant Creek [now Stawell] & Dunolly; 5 children; Vincent reputedly arrived per Runnymede 3 Jun 1852, died, aged 52, on 3 Jul 1865 at Dunolly, Victoria; married 2) Englishman, William Lovett in 1875, no children; Honorah was a storekeeper in Goldsbrough and died at the home of her son, Edwin Balzary at Evendale Rd, Malvern on 29 Nov 1902, buried Melbourne Cemetery.
  • Surname : Berrigin (Bergin)
  • First Name : Bridget
  • Age on arrival : 14 [16]
  • Native Place : Roscrea, Limerick? [Tipperary]
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, reads & writes; went to Portland; married Cornelius Mortimer, Portland Bay, 16 Feb 1850, husband a quarryman, innkeeper and importer; 7 children by 1860, lived Melbourne, Heidelberg & Smythesdale.
  • Surname : Bierton (Brierton, Burton)
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Dublin
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Royal Hibernian MilitarySchool
  • Other : shipping: housemaid, read & write. Empl. Mary Lawton, Murphy's Brewery, Melbourne, £8, 6 months; from the 'Royal Hibernian Military School'. See Art W. Cockerill's website http://www.achart.ca/hibernian.htm. For an example of an apprentice's indenture see 'Barefoot & Pregnant?' vol.2, p.32.
  • Surname : Birmingham
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Rosscrea [Roscrea], Tipperary
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Tipperary, Roscrea
  • Other : Shipping: housemaid, reads & writes. Empl. Mr Skellett, Collins St., Melbourne, £8, 6 months.
  • Surname : Bohan (Bohen, Bowen)
  • First Name : Mary Ann
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Roscrea, Tipperary
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Tipperary, Roscrea
  • Other : Shipping: nursemaid, reads & writes. Empl. Mary King, Melbourne, £7, 6 months.
  • Surname : Bourke
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 14
  • Native Place : Roscrea, Limerick(?) [Tipperary?]
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Other : shipping: house servant, reads & writes. Empl. Mrs Fitzgerald, Melbourne, £5, 3 years, noted as aged 15.
  • Surname : Bourke
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 14
  • Native Place : Tipperary
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, reads & writes. Empl. Mr McMahoney, farmer, Merri Creek, £5, 3 years.
  • Surname : Bowen (Bohen, Bohan?)
  • First Name : Mary Anne
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Queens [Laois] county
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Other : shipping: childs maid, reads & writes. Empl. Mrs Mary Redfern, Collins St., Melbourne £8, 1 year.
  • Surname : Boyle
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Kilrush, Clare
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : Pemberton (Melbourne 1849)
  • Workhouse : Clare, Kilrush
  • Other : shipping: house servant, cannot read or write; went to Portland; married John Testrow in Portland in 1851; 5 children by 1859, moved to South Australia, died 9 Jan 1891, near Mount Gambier.