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Sentenced to 7 years
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Philip Murphy on 30th May, 2013 wrote:
Trial date: 27/03/1849
Crime; Felony in a chapel
One of 288 prisoners embarked on Ship London at Kingstown (Dun Laoghaire), Co. Dublin on 13th and 16th December 1850 from Mountjoy Prison, Dublin. Ship sailed 20th Dec 1850 and was 89 days at sea reaching Hobart Town on 19th March 1851.
Philip Murphy on 1st June, 2013 wrote:
Offense committed in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary.
D Wong on 24th July, 2017 wrote:
Note from Moderator: Have changed term back to 7 years, found no evidence that he was sentenced to 12 years**.
14/2/1849 Limerick and Clare Examiner Limerick, Republic of Ireland:
At the Police-office, yesterday, Denis and Bridget Carroll, arrested by Constable Hirdy, were charged with breaking into a Chapel at Newport, and stealing candlesticks.
2 Bridget Carroll’s listed on ‘Founders and Survivors’ website but not for stealing candlesticks.
Denis was listed as 36 years old on arrival, he was 5’4 3/4” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair, red whiskers, blue eyes, ears stand out, illiterate, married to Bridget with 2 children, Bridget at native place.
Sister: Bridget - at native place - Tipperary.
7/6/1859: free Certificate
Convict Changes History
Philip Murphy on 30th May, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1815, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Alex on 24th July, 2017 made the following changes:
term: 12 years (prev. 7 years), date of death: 1881 (prev. 0000)
D Wong on 24th July, 2017 made the following changes:
term: 7 years (prev. 12 years), occupation, crime
Nell Murphy on 24th July, 2017 made the following changes:
source: 'Ireland-Australia transportation database'. NAI. Tasmanian Archives http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON33-1-101,292,24,F,60. (prev. 'Ireland-Australia transportation database'. NAI)