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Mathew Butler

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mathew Butler
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1789
Occupation: Mason and 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: Burglary
Convicted at: Ireland, Sligo
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Southworth
Departure date: 18th November, 1821
Arrival date: 9th March, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 72 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 12th March, 2019 wrote:

Mathew Butler was 32 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Sligo.

Crime: Burglary and abduction.

Mathew was 5’4½’ stout, grey eyes, brown hair, scar on left eye.

Colonial Secretary Papers:
BUTLER, Matthew. Per “Southworth”, 1822

1825 Feb 7:  On lists of convicts employed by John Dight of Richmond free of expense to the Crown; from Mar 1822 (Fiche 3128; 4/1841A No.217 pp.388, 392)

1830: TOL Windsor.

16/10/1832: Permission to marry Mary Hickey (Hooghly) aged 20, on Bond.  Mathew was 43 had a TOL.

7/11/1832: Applied again.

No Registration found.

31/12/1847: (newspaper date) CP

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 12th March, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi (prev. ), firstname: Mathew, surname: Butler, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1789, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation,

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