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John Cosgrove, one of 260 convicts transported on the Adelaide, 16 April 1855
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||12th August, 1881
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 133 (68)
||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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Colleen on 24th July, 2013 wrote:
Born Ireland c1811. Married Bridget STONEY 22nd Aug 1841 at Liverpool. Two daughters Ann born 1842, Catherine b1844. Living with daughters in Darwen St, Liverpool in 1851 census. Both daughters joined father in Western Australia in 1859. Ann married James PITTS in 1860; Catherine married John J COYNE in 1864. John died a destitute old man at the Perth Invalid Depot 12th Aug 1881.
Convict Changes History
Colleen on 24th July, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1811, date of death 12th August, 1881, gender, occupation, crime