Mary Ann Carroll

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Mary Ann Carroll arrived in Victoria in 1838, and Ballarat in 1851.[1]

Goldfields Involvement, 1854

Mary Ann Carroll claimed to have care for wounded diggers after the Eureka Stockade battle.[2]

Post 1854 Experiences


Mrs. Mary Ann Carroll, a colonist of 75 years, who died (at Gordon on Monday at the age of 85 years, arrived at Ballarat in 1851-the year of the gold discovery-and she claimed to have assisted her husband in the care of diggers wounded at the Eureka Stockade, among them the late Mr. Peter Lalor. She remembered seeing, as a child, the arrival in Melbourne of the white man Buckley, who lived so long with the aboriginals.[3]

See also

Further Reading

Corfield, J.,Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. The Eureka Encyclopaedia, Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.


  1. The Australasian, 01 November 1913.
  2. The Australasian, 01 November 1913.
  3. The Australasian, 01 November 1913.

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