Mary Legg - Shields - Green, [Convict "Martin Luther" 1851]

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Mary Legg - Shields - Green (Hickey), [Convict "Martin Luther" 1851]

Birthplace: Tipperary, Ireland, County Tipperary, Ireland
Death: October 17, 1867 (39-40)
General Hospital, Hobart , Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Immediate Family:

Wife of Aaron Francis Legg, Convict “Ratcliffe” 1848; Francis Shields and William Green
Mother of Ellen Francis Legge; Joseph Francis and Arron Francis Legg

Managed by: Terry John Francis
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About Mary Legg - Shields - Green, [Convict "Martin Luther" 1851]

Mary HICKEY was born c1827

Mary was convicted and sentenced to 15 years transportation. She arrived in Australia in on 1/9/1852

April 20 1853 Using threatening language to her mistress Sentence: 6 Mths, hard labor

Mary married Aaron LEGG on 3/7/1854 and they had the following children

  • Ellen Legg 1854
  • Joseph Francis 18/5/1856
  • John 15/5/1858

Mary married Francis SHIELDS on 24/11/1862 in Hobart, Tasmania

Mary married William GREEN on 9/1/1865 in Tasmania

Mary died 17/10/1867 at Hobart, Tasmania


Hickey, Mary Martin Luther 955 24 30 June 1851 at Co Waterford, Ireland It would appear that Mary had 3 husbands over her lifetime (still to find the 3rd one also Known as Mary Green)UpDate her husband is William Green Date of marriage: 09 Jan 1865 page 140 Name: Hickey, Mary Record Type: Convicts Employer: Burgess, Murray: 1853 Departure date: 8 Jun 1852 Departure port: Dublin Ship: Martin Luther Voyage number: 354 Index number: 31892 Record ID: NAME_INDEXES:1401442

Match 4 from 'Ireland-Australia transportation database'

Last name: HICKEY

First name: MARY

Full name: MARY HICKEY

Sex: F

Trial place: Co. Clare

Trial date: 02/07/1849

Crime desc: Cow stealing

Sentence: Transportation 7 yrs

Document ref1: TR 9, p 85

Name: Hickey, Mary Record Type: Marriage Permissions Ship/free: Martin Luther Marriage to: Legg, Aaron Ship/free: Ratcliffe Permission date: 31 May 1854 Index number: 31892 Record ID: NAME_INDEXES:1253621 Resource: CON52/1/7 Page 259 RGD37/13 : 1854/395 Remarried Name: Legg, Mary Record Type: Marriages Gender: Female Age: 30 Spouse: Shields, Francis Gender: Male Age: 38 Date of marriage: 24 Nov 1862 Registered: Hobart Registration year: 1862 Record ID: NAME_INDEXES:865826 Resource: RGD37/1/21 no 349 VDL Founders and Survivors Convicts 1802-1853, Prior Convictions Record ID fas_prc119533

Full record at TALIS Data created by Founders and Survivors (University of Tasmania) More about this record set Arrival year 1852  Arrival month 9  Arrival day 1  Order no of previous offences 1  Previous offences 2 Mths for [stealing] Potatoes  PriorOffenceClass Offences against property Categorisation of previous offences Larceny, other

Name: Hickey Or Green, Mary Record Type: Deaths Gender: Female Age: 32 Spouse: Hickey Or Green, William Date of death: 10 Oct 1867 Registered: Hobart Registration year: 1867 Record ID: NAME_INDEXES:1147774 Resource: RGD35/1/7 no 6989

Name: Green, William Record Type: Marriages Gender: Male Age: 30 Spouse: Shiels, Mary Gender: Female Age: 30 Date of marriage: 09 Jan 1865 Registered: Hobart Registration year: 1865 Record ID: NAME_INDEXES:868605 Resource: RGD37/1/24 no 260

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Mary Legg - Shields - Green, [Convict "Martin Luther" 1851]'s Timeline

Tipperary, Ireland, County Tipperary, Ireland
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
May 18, 1856
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Legg, Joseph Francis
Record Type:
Legg, John Francis
Hikey, Mary
Date of birth:
18 May 1856
Registration year:
Record ID:
RGD33/1/6/ no 1330

May 18, 1858
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia