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HO-9-8-3 page 16/51. Hulk records at Portsmouth.
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Maureen Withey on 10th July, 2020 wrote:
Irish Convict Database.
Bartholomew Biglan, per Duke of Portland (1) 1807, tried 1806, at Sligo. Sentence- 7 years.
HO-9-8-3 page 16/51. Hulk records at Portsmouth show that on 15 Jan 1807, 11 convicts arrived
from Dublin, whose names are given, but no further information. The same day these 11 men were embarked on board the Duke of Wellington.
Received eleven from Dublin 15 Jan 1807.
Wm Cortellon Connell
All Sent on board the Duke of Portland, 15 Jan 1807.
1828 census Index. Page 87.
Barthw. Biglane, age 60, F.S. Duke of Portland 1815, 7 years, Catholic, employment -labourer, at residence of John McKensie, at Pitt Town.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd December, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales Certificate of Freedom. [NRS 12208] Register of Certificate of Freedoms
Name; Bartholomew Biglan
When and where tried; Sligo
Sentence; Dec 1806
Ship and arrival year; Duke of Portland - 1807
When time expired. Dec 1813
Date of Certificate; 30 Jan 1814
Description and Remarks;
Native County; Sligo, Ireland
Age; 49 years. 
Height; 5 ft 5 inches & 3/4 in
Eyes; Dark Hazel
Maureen Withey on 9th February, 2021 wrote:
Patrick Hart, Bartholomew Bighlane, Archibold Biglane, James Kinzy, and John Kinzy, were indicted, for that they on the 21st of November, 1806, at Oghill, in the county of Sligo, did feloniously in a forcible manner, demand fire arms from Robert Armstrong, with intent feloniously to rob him thereof, against peace and statute. The prisoners were all convicted and sentenced to be transported for seven years.
Cobbett’s Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 10th July, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database.
HO-9-8-3 page 16/51. Hulk records at Portsmouth. (prev. ), firstname: Bartholomew, surname: Biglan, alias1: Biglane, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 00
Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd December, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1764 (prev. 0000), occupation