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Owen Boland

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Owen Boland
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1813
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 21st May, 1836
Arrival date: 6th September, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales [Port Phillip]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 218 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures.
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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 12th September, 2020 wrote:

The convict indentures state that Owen Boland was 23 years old.  He could neither read nor write; religion Roman Catholic; status married with one daughter and a native of County Wicklow.  His occupation was a farm labourer.  Owen was convicted of House breaking on 6 February 1836 in Dublin and sentenced to life.  He had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes: Height 5 feet 6 1/4 inches; complexion sallow and freckled; hair brown and eyes brown and had a dark carroty whiskers and was of stout build.  Transport number 21. Prisoner number 36-1826.
Received ticket of leave dated 13 September 1844 in Port Stephens district on recommendation of Dungog bench (number 44/2315).
Issued with ticket of leave passport in the Dungog district dated January 1849 (number 49/50).

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 12th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures. (prev. ), firstname: Owen, surname: Boland, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1813, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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