Friends of the Orphans Schools logo
Orphan Number: 785
Orphan: James CAREY
Mother:CONNELL, Mary
Father:,
Mother's ship:Australasia
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:3yrs 3mths
Date admitted:7 Jul 1851
Date discharged:26 Dec 1851
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: mother, Ticket of Leave
Remarks:
References: SWD28


This orphan has been claimed by: Tony Harrison

Mary Connell was transported for stealing a coat. Arrived 29 April 1849 per Australasia. Ticket of Leave 10 Aug 1850. Conditional pardon recommended 10 May 1854. Free 14 Dec 1855. She was accompanied by her son James Carey. In 1851 she married Florence McCarthy and had three children with him. Florence's first wife , Mary Minihan, had died around 1850 about the time Florence was transported. Their daughter, Catherine, emigrated. see http://www.users.on.net/~ahvem/page3/page2/page4/page7/page7.html

You can use this contact form to send an email message to Tony Harrison

Your first name*:   Your last name*: 

Your email:*        Telephone number: 

Your message*:

Claim this Orphan

Use this facility to register your interest so other researchers can contact you. Add up to a 2000 character short story about your orphan and what became of them after they left the Orphan School. You can add links to other web sites and upload a photo.  Note that you can claim more than one orphan and that any orphan can be claimed more than once.
If you need to contact our researchers then email us and quote the orphan name and index number above.

Site last updated June 2017