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life span was 56 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 4th October, 2012 wrote:
Rose BANNON was tried and convicted at Cavan, Ireland on 18/08/1848 for Larceny - stealing a gown. 4th time convicted. 7yr Transportation sentence. Departed on ‘Australasia’ from Dublin 26/06/1849, arriving van Diemens Land 29/09/1849. (Note of being ill onboard.)
Native Place: Cavan, Ireland. Mother - Mary; sister - Catherine. Mother also transported 1850 on the ‘Earl Grey’.
Single; 19 yrs of age; Roman Catholic; 5’ 3/4”; fair complexion, slightly freckled; black hair; dark hazel eyes. Housemaid.
03/03/1851: E. McGrath, Master. Absent without leave and insolent - 3mths hard labour at Female Factory.
04/06/1851: assigned to A. Goldie, Coal River.
26/06/1851: falsley representing herself to be a needlewoman - 10 days hard labour, Female Factory.
07/07/1851: assigned to J. Livingstone, Argyle St. Hobart.
Married Michael McGrath (free) 11/03/1851.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 4th October, 2012 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1830, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Carol Axton-Thompson on 29th January, 2013 made the following changes:
D Wong on 8th December, 2017 made the following changes: