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||24th January, 1868
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th December, 2013 wrote:
Owen Callan was convicted at Louth on 27/02/1850 for robbery (money) from a person at Louth. 10yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Hyderabad’, arriving 13/12/1850.
Gaol Report: 1st conviction.
Ship Surgeon’s Report: Good
Carol Axton-Thompson on 16th December, 2013 wrote:
Owen Callan, 1850:
Roman Catholic; read & write; shoemaker; 5’5”; 30yrs of age; sallow complexion; dk brown hair; Hazel eyes;single.
Native Place - Co.Monaghan
Station Gang: Old Wharf. 2yrs 5mths 13days.
Allowed 2 days per month for attendance at school.
287 days gained by task work
Clear conduct record
06/12/1853 Ticket of Leave
06/02/1854 Married Mary Brown (transported ‘Blackfriar’ 1851, identifier 2) Hobart.
31/10/1854 Conditional Pardon
24/01/1868 died at H.M. General Hospital, Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th December, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 10 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1820, date of death 24th January, 1868, gender, occupation, crime