IRISH FAMINE MEMORIALSydney
  • Surname : Armour
  • First Name : Ann
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Monaghan, Ailsabay [Aghalissabeagh]
  • Parents : John & Mary (mother living in Monaghan)
  • Religion : Church of England
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Monaghan, Monaghan
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, reads only, no relatives in colony. Register No.1133, Report on case, Water Police Office, Im. Cor. 50/767, 12 Oct 1850 Bathurst.
  • Surname : Armstrong
  • First Name : Ann
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Wexford, Enniscorthy
  • Parents : William & Elizabeth (both dead)
  • Religion : Church of England
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Wexford, Enniscorthy
  • Other : Shipping: needlewoman, can read & write, no relatives in colony.1858-9 Report on Irish Female Immigrants, Appendix J No.135, 7 Jun 1850 indentures with Mrs Mary Boulter cancelled, absconding from service; Immigration Correspondence 50/767 Bathurst.
  • Surname : Armstrong
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Monaghan, Kilrusky [Kilroosky]
  • Parents : John & Elizabeth (both dead)
  • Religion : Church of England
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Monaghan, Clones
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, reads only, no relatives in colony.
  • Surname : Baker
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Tipperary, Clonoulty
  • Parents : Edmund & Honora (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Tipperary, Cashel
  • Other : shipping: houseservant, cannot read or write, relations in colony: sister, Margaret Dolphin (Dollison) living in Sydney; Register 2 No.542, 2 May 1850 Henry Dollison applied for her; married James Cook, a coachman, at St Andrew's Scots Church, Sydney 29 Sep 1852; 7 children (3 girls, 4 boys); died Double Bay/Woollahra 7 May 1870 of consumption, buried Necropolis, Rookwood. Ryan Dudley: ryan_dudley[at]yahoo.com.au
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  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Midleton, Cork
  • Parents : Robert & Nancy (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Cork, Midleton
  • Other : Shipping: houseservant, cannot read or write, no relatives in colony. Register 2 No.685 16 May 1850, agreement with Charles Armytage.
  • Surname : Boyd
  • First Name : Rosanna
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Down, Newry
  • Parents : John & Rosanna (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Armagh/Down, Newry PLU
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, reads only, no relatives in colony.
  • Surname : Bradley
  • First Name : Anne
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Meath, Dooling
  • Parents : James & Mary (mother living in Kells)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Kells
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, reads, no relatives in colony. Probably born parish of Dulane, adjacent to parish of Kells; married Alexander Masterton from Perth, Scotland, 26 Aug 1854, Scots Church, Sydney by Rev JD Lang; c.9 children; he died 20 Sep 1907; her death date unknown. Ruth MacLean, 1/12 Gallard St, Denistone East NSW 2112 - please email us.
  • Surname : Brady
  • First Name : Biddy
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Meath, Menalty [Moynalty]
  • Parents : Patrick & Ann (mother living in Kells)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Kells
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, read & write, no relatives in colony.
  • Surname : Brien
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Cork, Middleton [Midleton]
  • Parents : John & Elizabeth (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Cork, Midleton
  • Other : shipping: nursemaid, cannot read or write, no relations in colony.
  • Surname : Brady
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 15
  • Native Place : Cavan, Larah
  • Parents : Arthur & Ann (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Cavan, Cavan
  • Other : Shipping: nursemaid, reads, no relatives in colony. Im. Cor. 3/1851 Major West, McQuarie Plains, House servant, ₤8, 1 year.
  • Surname : Brady
  • First Name : Margaret
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Cavan, Lara [Larah]
  • Parents : Arthur & Ann (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Cavan, Cavan
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, cannot read or write, no relatives in colony.
  • Surname : Brien
  • First Name : Johanna
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Cork, Bandon
  • Parents : Patrick & Judith (mother living in Bandon)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Cork, Bandon
  • Other : shipping: house servant, cannot read or write, no relations in colony.
  • Surname : Broderick
  • First Name : Ellen
  • Age on arrival : 19
  • Native Place : Cork, Fermoy
  • Parents : John & Johanna (mother living in Fermoy)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Cork, Fermoy
  • Other : shipping: house servant, cannot read or write, no relations in colony.
  • Surname : Burd
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Kilmanam [Kilmainham], Meath
  • Parents : Michael & Judith (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Kells
  • Other : shipping: house servant, cannot read or write, no relations in colony; Register 2 No.1680 27 Dec 50 cancellation of Indentures with Jeremiah Godfrey; Possible marriage Catherine BIRD to David LEWIS, Scots Church Sydney, 1853 535/81
  • Surname : Byrne
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 18
  • Native Place : Monaghan, Carrickmacross
  • Parents : Bernard & Catherine (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Monaghan, Carrickmacross
  • Other : shipping: housemaid, reads only, no relations in colony.
  • Surname : Cahill
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 14
  • Native Place : Tipperary, Coleraine
  • Parents : James & Peggy (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Tipperary, Cashel
  • Other : shipping: nursemaild, cannot read or write, uncle James Hackett living in Sydney.
  • Surname : Callaghan
  • First Name : Biddy
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Monaghan, Glasslough [Glaslough]
  • Parents : Charles & Sarah (both dead)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Monaghan, Monaghan
  • Other : shipping: house servant, reads, no relatives in the colony.
  • Surname : Barry
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Cork, Midleton
  • Parents : John & Catherine (mother living in Midleton)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Cork, Midleton
  • Other : shipping: house servant, cannot read or write, no relatives in colony. 1858-9 Report on Irish Female Immigrants, Appendix J No.168, 6 Dec 1850 indentures with Mr JS Jones, Pitt Street cancelled, charges her mistress with assault, case dismissed.
  • Surname : Callaghan
  • First Name : Mary
  • Age on arrival : 16
  • Native Place : Meath, Kells
  • Parents : John & Rose (mother living in Kell)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Meath, Kells
  • Other : Shipping: house servant, reads only, no relatives in colony. Register 2 No.726 25 May 1850 agreement with Thomas Horenden
  • Surname : Callaghan
  • First Name : Catherine
  • Age on arrival : 17
  • Native Place : Monaghan, Carrickmacross
  • Parents : Joseph & Rose (mother living in Carrickmacross)
  • Religion : Roman Catholic
  • Ship name : John Knox (Sydney Apr 1850)
  • Workhouse : Monaghan, Carrickmacross
  • Other : shipping: house servant, reads, no relatives in colony. Register 2 No.690 indentures with William Hudson, Sydney, 16 May 1850.