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Hugh Carroll

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Hugh Carroll
Aliases: Carroll
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1780
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1855
Age: 75 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Monaghan
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Dorothy
Departure date: 5th May, 1820
Arrival date: 29th September, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 192 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 ---- NSW, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849. http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd May, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
. Ticket of Leave Date:  26 January 1828 . No; 28/94

No further details on the C of F

Dianne Jones on 6th June, 2020 wrote:

Hugh Carroll was sentenced to 7 years for sheep stealing; convicted at Monaghan, Summer 1819 (NSW, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849)

D Wong on 6th June, 2020 wrote:

Hugh Carroll was listed as 40 years old on arrival.

Native Place: Monaghan county.

Hugh was 5’8” tall, dark ruddy complexion, black hair, blue eyes.

1823-25: Government servant assigned to William Dun.

Colonial Secretary Index:
CARROLL, Hugh. Per “Dorothy”, 1820

1825 Jan 8:  On monthly statement of changes in the convicts at Rooty Hill Station; from Lieutenant Bell’s clearing party (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.271)

1825 Jul 15:  On monthly statement of changes in the convicts at Rooty Hill Station; to Prisoners Barracks, Sydney (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.283)

6/8/1827: COF

1828 Census: Pitt Town: Age 45. Free by servitude.  Labourer employed by John Grono at Pitt Town.

1855: Possible death - NSW BDM - aged 65, no district given.

20/10/1855 The People’s Advocate, Sydney:
Sudden Death. — An inquest was held on Friday last, before Sir. J Brennan, at Chippendale, touching the death of an old man named Hugh Carroll. It appears that about 8 o’clock on
the previous morning he suddenly fell down apparently very ill.  He subsequently recovered but complained of pain in his head : He went home and died about four o’clock that evening.
Verdict — Died from natural causes.

Dianne Jones on 27th June, 2020 wrote:

1820, 9 January: Committed by the Government/admitted to Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin; listed as “A convict from the County Monaghan”.

1820, 15 April: He was “sent on board the convict ship” for transportation (see Ireland, Prison Registers, 1790-1924; Dublin Kilmainham 1815-1910).

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd May, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 (prev. ), firstname: Hugh, surname: Carrroll, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender:

Dianne Jones on 6th June, 2020 made the following changes:

source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 ---- NSW, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849 (prev. New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867), surname: Carroll (prev. Carrroll)

D Wong on 6th June, 2020 made the following changes:

source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 ---- NSW, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849. http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi (prev. New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedo

Dianne Jones on 27th June, 2020 made the following changes:

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