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Owen Byrne

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Owen Byrne
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Cow stealing
Convicted at: Waterford Ireland
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Boyne
Departure date: 29th June, 1826
Arrival date: 28th October, 1826
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 48 other convicts

References

Primary source: Buried Bungendore Cemetery
Source description:

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Community Contributions

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
26/6/1833: COF
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:

convicted at

D Wong on 30th January, 2016 made the following changes:

date of death: 0000 (prev. 1876)

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