Johanna Warren (1798–1833)

JOHANNA WARREN was an Irish convict who was tried and convicted in Cork, Ireland for stealing a cow and was sentenced to transportation for life per Elizabeth II (1828). At the time of her conviction she had one child and was married to MICHAEL MAHONY (alias MICHAEL MURRAY), who was also convicted for the same offence and transported per Eliza II (1) (1827).

JOHANNA died at the Parramatta Female Factory and was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 27 February 1833.


Names

  • Married name: JOHANNA MAHONY
  • Alternate: JOHANNA MURRAY

Timeline

  • Born: 1798, Kerry, Ireland
  • Tried and convicted for stealing a cow: 1827, Cork, Ireland
  • Sentenced to transportation for life: 1827, Cork, Ireland
  • Sailed to the colony of New South Wales per Elizabeth II: 27 August 1827, Cork, Ireland
  • Arrived in the colony of New South Wales per Elizabeth II: 12 January 1828, Port Jackson, New South Wales
  • Died: c. 27 February 1833, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 27 February 1833, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, exact location in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta unknown.

Relationships

  • Wife of MICHAEL MAHONY, convict per Eliza II (1) (1827)
  • Mother of unnamed child in Ireland

Occupation

  • Farm servant
  • Convict

Religion

  • Catholic

Multimedia

The small building to the left of the big blue doors was the “dead house” at the Parramatta Female Factory. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)
The small building to the left of the big blue doors was the “dead house” at the Parramatta Female Factory. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)

Sources


Lists

# Convict

# Irish

# Sentence: Transportation for Life

# Ship: Elizabeth II (1828)

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1833

# Grave: unmarked