IRISH FAMINE MEMORIALSydney
  • Surname : Allen
  • First Name : Susan
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : on shipping list South Australian Register, 7 & 9 Jun 1849; married Charles Wilhelm Langnick on 12 Mar 1857 at St Luke's, Adelaide, her father shown as Henry Allen [SA GRO 29/290]; 3 children found 1859-68; Susan died 6 May 1896 at Norwood, Adelaide, aged 61; husband died 1907 at Brunswick, Victoria.
  • Surname : Ashmore (Ashmere)
  • First Name : Rose (Rosetta)
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : John Ross & Margaret O'Donnell [descendants]
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : Listed as passenger in South Australian Register, 9 Jun 1849; parents: John Ross & Margaret O'Donnell; married Thomas Bromley, Geelong, 6 Jan 1854, c.8 children, husband a miner & engine driver, lived Bendigo area; he died in mining accident at Marong 4 Feb 1874; Rosetta died 27 Oct 1913, was 39 years a widow, buried Coburg, Victoria.
  • Surname : Barlow
  • First Name : Eliza
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 7 Jun 1849; married Herbert Mander, aged 25 on 12 Jun 1875 at his residence at Palmerston, SA, Eliza noted as spinster, aged 32 whose father was George Barlow [SA RGO 104/313]; 2 children (Evelyn b.1878 & Herbert Percy b.1879); Eliza died May 1916 at Norwood; buried 1 Jun 1916 Payneham Cemetery.
  • Surname : Brackin [Bracken]
  • First Name : Catherine [Katherine]
  • Age on arrival :
  • Native Place : Offaly [Kings], Leamonaghan [Lemanaghan]
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Workhouse : Offaly [Kings], Birr
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 7 Jun 1849 - appears twice, as Catherine Brackin and Katherine Brackin, but we suspect it is the same girl; married 1) William Robinson in 1851 at Mount Barker; 3 sons born Salt Creek, 1852-4; William Robinson, owner of the wine shanty, Traveller’s Rest, was murdered at Salt Creek in Jun 1856 apparently by local mailman Malachi Martin who was having an affair with his wife; marriage 2) Malachi Martin Jun 1858 at St Patrick’s, Adelaide; 1 daughter, Theresa b.1860; Malachi, a convicted murderer, was hanged on 24 Dec 1862 at Adelaide Gaol, buried Adelaide Gaol Cemetery; marriage 3) George Ingham 1871, her father’s name noted as Michael Brackin; 2 daughters b.1869 & 1870; Catherine died 31 Oct 1915, buried West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide with her son Richard Robinson who died in 1905. George Ingham died 1918. See attached story, written by Karen Semkin
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  • Surname : Brady
  • First Name : Ann
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in South Australian Register, 9 Jun 1849; no marriage has been located and most of the 7 children found don't seem to be registered but she lived with Daniel Murray all her life and all her children were with him who was also known as Dan James or James Daniel Murray. He who died aged 47 on 21 May 1877 at Blinman, SA where he is buried.
  • Surname : Brady
  • First Name : Eliza
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 7 Jun 1849; married at St Patrick’s RC Adelaide on 30 Oct 1852 to William Bowen arrived free 15 Oct 1850 on Caroline Agnes; at least 7 children born Taradale, Victoria 1854-1867; Elizabeth/Eliza died 1909 in East Brunswick, Victorian, her husband having died in 1901.
  • Surname : Brennan
  • First Name : Rose
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849; married Charles Biffin at Adelaide RC Church 19 Aug 1852; at least 2 daughters; husband died 1881 at Ararat, Victoria, aged 49.
  • Surname : Brothy (Brophy)
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849 as Brothy; listed in South Australian, 11 Jun 1850 for unclaimed letter as Brothy; married John Slattery in 1853 in Victoria [Reg No. 844]; at least 4 children born Fryers Creek & Yandoit 1854-1866; Catherine died 28 Jan 1907 aged 72 at Yandoit, parents noted as Patrick Brophy & Julia Hoban; buried Sandon Cemetery.
  • Surname : Bryan
  • First Name : Margaret
  • Age on arrival :
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in ‘South Australian Register’, 9 Jun 1849; alleged Adelaide prostitute, on Return of Adelaide prostitutes 30 Sep 1850 CO 13/70; possibly married James Frederick Bennett, shipping agent, Port Adelaide at least in 1849-50, who seems to be the father of her two children: Matilda Catherine in Dec 1850 & James Frederick in Aug 1852. No marriage located. They all then disappear!
  • Surname : Buckley
  • First Name : Bridget
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849; possibly married 29 year old Robert King, St Paul’s, Port Adelaide 12 Sep 1853; 7 children born Victoria 1856-69; seems Bridget died in 1902 in St Kilda, Victoria – need to confirm with documents.
  • Surname : Carroll
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849; married 23 Sep 1852, aged 20, at Holy Trinity Church, Adelaide to Robert Deed, aged 21; 8 children 1853-70, all born in Victoria except the first in Adelaide; she died 1901 at Majorca, Victoria, aged 68; husband died Malvern on 29 May 1917. Need to confirm with certificates.
  • Surname : Carry [Carey, Curran]
  • First Name : Ann
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Michael Carey [from BDMs]
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849; as Ann Curran, alleged Adelaide prostitute CO 13/70 with some others per Inconstant. South Australian Archives (SAA) 65/1/1 Adelaide Police Court minute book and registers 8 Apr 1850?; as Ann Carey, aged 17, married Josiah Oakley at Christ Church, O’Halloran Hill, Adelaide on 25 Nov 1852 [12/359]; 3 children; Josiah died 16 April 1857 at Blackfellows Creek, Morphet Vale, SA; marriage 2) Joseph Dixon as Ann Oakley (daughter of Michael Carey) on 15 Nov 1859 at St Stephen Church, Willunga, SA; 8 children 1860-1874 including twin sons in 1874; both died at Blackfellows Creek: Ann on 7 Dec 1902 & Joseph on 18 Feb 1906.
  • Surname : Castello [Costello]
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in South Australian Register, 9 Jun 1849; could have unclaimed letter waiting 1850; Jan 1856, stole articles at the Freemasons Tavern from her master, Samuel Mason-committed for trial, sent to gaol; 1864 Mary Costello alias Begg charged with being drunk & incapable of caring for herself–gaol for 7 days, unable to pay 20s fine; 1867 drunk, discharged with a caution; 1877 drunk in streets of Mount Gambier-gaol for 24 hours & again in 1878 as ‘an old woman’, no visible means of support; Dec 1878 begging-recommended to be sent to Destitute Asylum, the Police Magistrate saying if she wasn’t admitted he would have to send her to gaol for her own protection; Sep 1879 again begging, having just come out of the Catholic Refuge-recommended she return or go to gaol; July 1881 charged begging at Norwood-dismissed with caution; Mar 1882 gaol for 2 months for vagrancy, later that year fined 10s for drunkenness; then disappears
  • Surname : Church
  • First Name : Mary [Maria]
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849; at age of 20 married 22 year old widower Joseph Hunter Friend on 17 Mar 1851 at Holy Trinity Church, Adelaide; Joseph’s previous wife was Ellen Edwards who he married in 1850 and she died in childbirth that year; one son Richard born Beechworth, Vic in 1857; seems Mary/Maria and her husband moved to Sydney where she died in Redfern in 1881 and he died on 12 Sep 1886 and is buried in Rookwood.
  • Surname : Collins
  • First Name : Margaret
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 7 Jun 1849; see Report of Children’s Apprenticeship Board inquiry PRO London CO 13/71 pp.461-85 & ‘Barefoot & Pregnant?’, vol 2 pp.35-43, a Margaret Collins appears on p.39; at age 20 married 33 year old Richard Hamilton at Holy Trinity Church, Adelaide on 19 Sep 1850; 6 children located 1851-1865 born Adelaide; Margaret died 24 Jan 1900 aged 70 at Birkenhead, Port Adelaide where her husband died on 9 Jun 1900 aged 83.
  • Surname : Condran [Condrown, Condon]
  • First Name : Biddy [Bridget]
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Westmeath, Mullingar
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Workhouse : Westmeath, Mullingar
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849;her sister Mary also on board; as Bridget Condrown, married William Henry Selleck on 24 Aug 1853 at Hut River, Clare/Burra/The Murray; 10 children born Burra, Kapunda & Clare; William Sellick died 30 Jun 1881 at Clare, aged 49; Bridget died Clare, South Australia 19 Dec 1916, six children alive at time of her death; buried with her husband in Clare, South Australia.
  • Surname : Connally [Connelly]
  • First Name : Alice
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849; married William Martlew on 4 Mar 1851 at Holy Trinity Church, Adelaide [4/258]; no children located; on 28 Jul 1860 William Martlew re married near Sandergrove to Jane Gearing [19/392]; no deaths located form Alice Martlew or other marriages for Alice Connelly. Work in progress.
  • Surname : Connor [O'Connor]
  • First Name : Biddy [Bridget]
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 8 Jun 1849; married John Desilver on 12 Feb 1855 at Clare in Burra district, she noted as aged 22 & he as 34 [22/153]; 2 children; John Desliver died 17 Nov 1862; marriage 2) Michael Maxwell Parker on 20 Aug 1863 at Skillogalee Creek, near Watervale in the Clare district of SA (her father noted as Patrick O’Connor) [55/182]; 4 children; after a long illness her husband died 12 Mar 1888 at ‘Hoyleton’, Woodlands, north of Adelaide where they had a farm which she sold after his death; Bridget died 24 Aug 1921 aged 87 at Saddleworth in the same district.
  • Surname : Connor
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : On list of passengers in 'South Australian Register', 9 Jun 1849; It seems at 22 she married Martin Ryan in 1858 at St Patricks Adelaide – her father noted as Morace Connor; 4 children; Martin died 22 May 1895 aged 60 at Coomooroo; Catherine died 1907
  • Surname : Connor
  • First Name : Johanna
  • Age on arrival : no record
  • Native Place : Not recorded
  • Parents : Not recorded
  • Religion : Not recorded
  • Ship name : Inconstant (Adelaide Jun 1849)
  • Other : South Australian Archives (SAA) GRG 28/4 Register of cases of destitution No.434 7 Jun 1851 15 yrs, Old Hindley St. 9 months (?) in colony, servant, sore foot, orphan.