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Edward Curran

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Curran
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland. Longford
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Boyd
Departure date: 10th March, 1809
Arrival date: 14th August, 1809
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 63 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au SRNSW COl SEC Correspondence
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Community Contributions

Robin Sharkey on 10th April, 2017 wrote:

Edward Curran had a 7 yr sentence (per “Boyd” convict indent and muster rolls) was aged 30 on arrival in NSW with 7 yr sentence. (Per “Boyd” Muster Rolls 1809)

Departed Cork in March 1809 and arrived NSW Aug 1809.

Was probably assigned straight away to John Cummings.

COl Sec Letters - Jan 1810 Cummings sought approval for him, his wife and three children to go to Hobart taking Edward Curran with him as his servant.  Approved.

Went to Hobart on the “Estramina”

Mar 1811 muster - residence Hobart, convict, - Says Life.
1819 DIED at Hobart. 18 April 1819, buried 21st April. (from burial registers of St David’s parish, Hobart)

From Tasmanian convict records
Trade: weaver
Body marks: lost his left hand
Personal: Grey eyes, brown hair. 5ft 7inches tall.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 29th July, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au (prev. ), firstname: Edward, surname: Curran, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Robin Sharkey on 10th April, 2017 made the following changes:

source: http://members.pcug.org.au SRNSW COl SEC Correspondence (prev. http://members.pcug.org.au)

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