IRISH FAMINE MEMORIALSydney
  • Surname : Adderley
  • First Name : Jane [aka Jane Theresa]
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Clenmore, Kings [Offaly]
  • Parents : Thomas & Eliza (both dead)
  • Religion : Church of England
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kings [Offaly], Edenderry
  • Other : shipping: farm servant, reads only, no relatives in colony; born Portarlington 24 Jan 1832; with sister; empl. Mr Edwin Beilby, Woolloomooloo, £8 a year; Im Cor Bathurst 1 Mar 1851, employed by J Jardine, Fitzgerald Swamp at rate of £8 pa; married Francis E Beilby (brother of Edwin) at Bathurst, 1855; husband cabinet maker & carpenter, lived Alloway near Bathurst, then to Wellington, Orange & Guyong; 6 children; husband died 29 May 1892; Jane died 1908, Experimental Farm, Bowen, Wagga Wagga.
  • Surname : Adderley
  • First Name : Mary [Mary Ann]
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Clenmore, Kings [Offaly]
  • Parents : Thomas & Eliza (both dead)
  • Religion : Church of England
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Other : shipping: farm servant, reads only, no relatives in colony; with sister Jane [see her entry]; Empl. Mr Davies, Pyrmont, £7-8, 2 yrs; married Matthew Rose, Bathurst, 1852, husband a baker & farmer, lived Walmer, One Tree Fall & Colville, near Guyong; 13 children; Appendix J of V&P LC NSW, Report 1858-9 vol 2; for details see McClaughlin, 'Barefoot & Pregnant?', Vol 2 p.140. Appendix J No.180, 3 Jan 1851 indentures with E. Davis cancelled; Mary died as a hotel keeper, Milthorpe, buried Guyong, her estate valued at £1,780, proceeds of sale divided equally among children; his estate valued at £1973 in 1889.
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  • Surname : Babbit
  • First Name : Annie
  • Age on arrival : 19
  • Native Place : Dunshaughland [Dunshaughlin], Meath
  • Parents : William & Nancy (living in Dunshaughlin)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Dunshaughlin
  • Other : shipping: farm servant, Empl. Mr Miller, Surry Hills, £8, 1 year.
  • Surname : Balfe
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Dunshaughland [Dunshaughlin], Meath
  • Parents : Robert & Alice (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Dunshaughlin
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, can read & write, relations in colony: uncles John and Bryan Reilly living at Ten Mile, Brisbane; in Moreton Bay depot.
  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Eliza
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Nass, Kildare
  • Parents : John & Mary (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kildare, Naas
  • Other : shipping: farm servant, reads & writes, no relations in colony; Empl. H. Phillips, Kent St., £7-8, 2 years.
  • Surname : Behan
  • First Name : Ellen
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Aidstown [Alliganstown?], Kildare
  • Parents : John & Martha (mother living in Aidstown)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kildare, Naas
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, reads, no relatives in colony, sister Mary also onboard; Empl. E. McLean, George St, £6, £7, £8, 3 years.
  • Surname : Behan
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Aidstown [Alliganstown?], Kildare
  • Parents : John & Martha (mother living in Aidstown)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kildare, Naas
  • Other : shipping: farm servant, reads, no relatives in colony, sister Ellen also onboard; Empl. D. Kellie, Bungaribee, near Sydney, £8, 1 year.
  • Surname : Boyle
  • First Name : Bessy
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Meath, near Navan, Meath
  • Parents : John & Biddy (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Navan, Meath
  • Other : shipping: farm servant, cannot read or write, no relatives in colony. Empl. M Johnson, Princes St., £7-8, 2 years.
  • Surname : Branne [Brennan]
  • First Name : Anne
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Ballivor, Meath
  • Parents : Andrew & Mary (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Trim
  • Other : shipping: house servant, can read & write, no relatives in colony; SRNSW Register 10 Dec 1849 Infirmary, febrile symptoms; Bathurst depot. Im. Cor. 50/758 as Brennan 9 Aug 1850 employed by W Finch of Wellington.
  • Surname : Brien [Bryan, O'Brien]
  • First Name : Susan (Susannah)
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Kilcullen, Kildare
  • Parents : Nicholas & Margaret (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kildare, Naas
  • Other : shipping: house servant, reads, no relatives in colony; Empl. by H Isler a merchant tailor in Pitt St, Sydney £6 3 years; married at to 37 year-old ex-convict Edward Waltham who had had served 7 years in VDL, leaving wife & 4 ch in England; Susan & Edward had 4 children before his death from horse accident in 1864; married 2)1864 to William Smith; lived at Kelso until about 1878 when family moved to Tamworth; Susannah died at Tamworth 1907.
  • Surname : Brien
  • First Name : Judy
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Cloghan [Cloghane], Tipperary
  • Parents : Patrick & Mary (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Tipperary, Thurles
  • Other : shipping: house servant, cannot read or write, no relations in colony; Goulburn Depot by government, Queanbeyan, £8 p.a.
  • Surname : Brith
  • First Name : Eliza
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Draheen [Derreen], Queens [Leix]
  • Parents : John & Judy (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Queens [Leix], Mountmellick
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, reads & writes, no relatives in colony; Empl. W. Levinge, Miller's Point, £7-8, 2 years.
  • Surname : Browne
  • First Name : Eliza
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Nass, Kildare
  • Parents : Thomas & Ann (mother living in Nass)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kildare, Naas
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, cannot read or write, no relatives in colony; Bathurst depot by government. Henry Fox, Carcoar, £8, 1 year.
  • Surname : Browne
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Edenderry, Kings [Offaly]
  • Parents : Henry & Eliza (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kings [Offaly[, Edenderry
  • Other : shipping: laundress, cannot read or write, no relatives in colony; Empl. J Donovan, £8, 1 year. Im Report 1858, Appendix J No.176, 19 Apr 1850 indentures with Mr J Donovan cancelled for absconding, to be sent to the House of the Good Shepherd. Register 2 No.518 Water Police Office report on case.
  • Surname : Byrne
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Mount Lucas [Mountlucas], Kings [Offaly]
  • Parents : Thomas & Ann (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kings [Offaly] Edenderry
  • Other : shipping: needlewoman, reads & writes, no relatives in colony; Empl. John Burton, Sussex St., £6-£8, 3 years. Im.Cor. 50/761 Maitland 9 Oct 1850.
  • Surname : Callaghan
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Kilcock, Kildare
  • Parents : Edward & Esther (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Kildare, Celbridge
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, reads & writes, no relatives in colony; Empl. E Wildman, Hoskings Terrace, £8, 1 year. Register 2 No.59 and No.777 Account with Mary Butler; orphan wages, 14 Jun 1850, empl Mr Edwin Wildman, payment on 25 Jun 1850 for dressmaking to Mrs Grace butler of Woolloomooloo & on 9 Jul 1850 part payment for purchase of clothing from Messrs Thompson & Sons.
  • Surname : Carry
  • First Name : Ellizabeth
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Castletown, Meath
  • Parents : David & Mary (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Trim or Navan PLU
  • Other : shipping: needlewoman, reads & writes, no relatives in colony; Empl. W Orr, Ultimo, £7-8, 2 years.
  • Surname : Chapell
  • First Name : Eliza
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Abbeylays [Abbeyleix],Queen's
  • Parents : William & Annie (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Queens [Leix], Abbeyleix
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, reads & writes, no relatives in colony; C Doyle, Sussex St., £6-8, 3 years.
  • Surname : Clarke
  • First Name : Anne
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Simons Town [Simonstown], Meath
  • Parents : Patrick & Peggy (mother living in Navan)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Navan
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, cannot read or write, no relatives in colony, sister Mary also onboard; Empl. H Isler, Pitt St., £8, 1 year.
  • Surname : Clarke
  • First Name : Mary (mARIA)
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Simons Town [Simonstown], Meath
  • Parents : Patrick & Peggy (mother living in Navan)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : William & Mary (Sydney 1849)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Navan
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, cannot read or write, no relatives in colony, sister Anne also on William & Mary; Empl. R O'Connor, Glebe, £7-8, 2 years.; orphan wages, 11 Jul 1851 empl Mr R O'Connor, payment to her husband Thomas Lake who she married in 1852 at Gosford/Kincumber