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Lewis Cohen

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Lewis Cohen
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Deception
Convicted at: Hobart
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lonach
Departure date: 10th June, 1833
Arrival date: 23rd October, 1833
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 0 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-7,470,244,F,60.
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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 3rd October, 2016 wrote:

Lewis COHEN was convicted at Hobart, Tasmania, on 5 Dec 1833 for obtaining goods under false pretence. 7yr transportation sentence. As he was already living in Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) - arrived per ‘Lonach’ 1833, he remained there.

Married man, wife Rachel (also living in Hobart)
Three (3) children.

Several notes of misconduct on record.
Free Certificate 1841 no. 58.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 3rd October, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-7,470,244,F,60. (prev. ), firstname: Lewis, surname: Cohen, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of

Nell Murphy on 3rd October, 2016 made the following changes:

voyage

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