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Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||23rd May, 1828
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
24th April, 1819
25th August, 1819
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 83 other convicts
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
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Nell Murphy on 19th September, 2016 wrote:
Phelim CRAMPSEY (or Bonner) was convicted at Donegal, Ireland 1818. Life sentence. Transported to New South Wales, Australia per the ‘Bencoolen’ then transferred to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Admiral Cockburn’.
Ship Surgeon’s Report: very well behaved.
Aged 22yrs; 5’6”; labourer; Hazel eyes; dark brown hair; fair complexion .
Native place - Co. Donegal
Assignments in the Colony of VDL:
6 June 1823: repeatedly being absent from his Master Beaument’s residence. 50 lashes.
15 Sept 1823: assigned to Sherwin. Drunk & disorderly. 25 lashes.
18 Oct 1823: assigned to Sherwin. Abscond from service and going to Hobart Town. 50 lashes & returned to Master.
6 March 1828: Highway Robbery. Committed for trial. Guilty. Death.
Executed, 23 May 1828.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 19th September, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. ), firstname: Phelim, surname: Crampsey, alias1: Bonner, alias2: Bonnar, alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 23rd May, 1828, gender: m, occupation, cri