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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 10th July, 2016 wrote:
Jeremiah COFFEE was convicted at Cork, Ireland on 3 Jan 1848 for stealing 16 geese. (Previous for stealing a cow - 3mths gaol). 7yr transportation sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Blenheim’ arriving 2 Feb 1849.
Aged 17yrs; single; labourer; 4’11”; Roman Catholic; can read a little; fresh complexion, freckled; dk brown hair; grey eyes.
Native place: Co. Cork, Ireland.
No details are recorded on his sheet for Probation Gang or other.
Free 5 Jan 1853.
Application for Permission to marry:
27 May 1853 - to Mary STEARN (transported per ‘Tory’). Approved.
Marriage: to Mary Ann STEARN on 4 July 1853 at Hobart, Jeremiah aged 22yrs, Mary aged 21yrs. (ref. 37/1/12 no. 413
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 10th July, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Jeremiah, surname: Coffee, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1832, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime