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Edward Coningsby, one of 150 convicts transported on the Caledonia, 19 June 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||25th November, 1875
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 171 (86)
||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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Robert Monaghan on 25th September, 2012 wrote:
Originally sentenced to death, but commuted to life then transportation.
Married Frances Waddell (AKA Privett), a fellow convict, in 1839.
Applied for grant of land at Launceston, but refused. Frances granted the land instead.
Assigned as convict assistant to Mr J Whitechurch at Evandale in 1823, where he stayed until about 1830.
Ticket-of-leave by 1833.
Conditional pardon 12 Oct 1835.
Convict Changes History
Robert Monaghan on 25th September, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 25th November, 1875, crime
James Ward on 26th January, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), gender: m