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William Costelloe

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Costelloe
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1823
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Antrim Court (Ireland)
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Elizabeth and Henry
Departure date: 15th February, 1845
Arrival date: 9th June, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 6 other convicts


Primary source: Google; Trove
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Community Contributions

Adel Vera Firth-Mason on 3rd April, 2017 wrote:

“Expiration of Sentences”, in which his name is included in the Launceston, Tasmania, newspaper Cornwall Chronicle of Saturday 15 November 1851, page 728; his ship being the “Elizabeth and Henry”. Further internet ferriting located that this William departed from Dublin 15 February 1845, and arrived in Hobart 9 June 1845 (accessed 3/04/2017 - Founders and Survivors Storylines Mugshots ) On further research, this William was a shoemaker and charged with larcenary and a native of Belfast

Convict Changes History

Adel Vera Firth-Mason on 3rd April, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Google; Trove (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Costelloe, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1823, date of death: 0000, gender: , occupation, crime

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