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life span was 59 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
||Buried Bungendore Cemetery
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D Wong on 28th November, 2012 wrote:
Owen Byrne was tried at Wexford in 1826. Owen was single, native place Meath, 5’4 3/4” tall, hazel eyes, brown hair, ruddy complexion.
31/3/1828: Absconded from No 18 road gang.
9/8/1832: Assigned to Isaac Shepherd at Kissing Point.
1832: TOL Sutton Forest
5/1/1839: COF renewed.
Liesl Harrold on 29th January, 2016 wrote:
Andrew Byrne buried at Bungendore Cemetery was born in the colony on 16 Feb 1805 to Andrew Byrne (arr Minerva 1800) and Mary Lewin (arr Anne 1801). He died on the 1 July 1876 and is buried next to his wife and children. - sources include death certificate, visit to grave and estate papers of Andrew Byrne held in the Mitchell library, Sydney NSW. This Owen Byrne was never a convict nor did he live or visit Ireland.
D Wong on 30th January, 2016 wrote:
Many thanks to Liesl Harrold - the date of death has now been removed for this Owen Byrne.
Liesl Harrold on 1st February, 2016 wrote:
In relation to my last comment - the first sentence should read, “Owen Byrne buried at Bungendore Cemetery was born in the colony on 16 Feb 1805 to Andrew Byrne (arr Minerva 1800) and Mary Lewin (arr Anne 1801).”
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 28th November, 2012 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1802, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
donna farrugia on 5th April, 2013 made the following changes:
voyage, source, date of death 1876
D Wong on 5th April, 2013 made the following changes:
D Wong on 30th January, 2016 made the following changes:
date of death: 0000 (prev. 1876)