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Peter Carroll, one of 289 convicts transported on the Neptune, 18 April 1849
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
18th April, 1849
5th April, 1850
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land. [Originally for Cape of Good Hope, however due to anti-convict sentiment, ship eventually sailed for Van Diemen's Land.]
Travelled with 305 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 17 (10). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2016 wrote:
Peter CARROLL was convicted at Westmeath, Ireland and given a 10yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Neptune’ 1850.
Govt. issued a Conditional Pardon upon his arrival.
(ref. 11012 )
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 17 (10). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 17 (10