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Patrick Connolly

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Patrick Connolly
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: Errand boy
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Pocket picking
Convicted at: Ireland, Limerick
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Governor Ready
Departure date: 21st September, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 196 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Indentures (hand written)
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 20th February, 2020 wrote:

The Convict Indentures state that Patrick Connolly was 14 years old.  He could neither read or write; religion Catholic, status single and a native of Limerick.  His trade was an errand boy.  He was convicted of picking pockets at Kerry on 13 March 1828 and sentenced to seven years.  He had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes - Height 4 feet 9 inches; complexion ruddy, freckled and pock pitted; hair brown and eyes hazel.  Transport number 155.
Assigned to Mr A. Hoare, Cabramatta.
Received his Certificate of Freedom in 1837 (number 37/200).

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 20th February, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Indentures (hand written) (prev. ), firstname: Patrick, surname: Connolly, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1815, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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