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Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||3rd April, 1884
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Tasmanian records office cor 33/94
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Peter Frost on 7th December, 2016 wrote:
Convicted at Clare on 13/07/1847 for robbery of a gun and two pistols. He received his certificate of freedom on 14/07/1854
D Wong on 7th December, 2016 wrote:
John Deegan was 23 years old on arrival in VDL - he was 5’8 1/4” tall, reads and writes a little, single, fresh complexion, brown hair and eyes.
Native Place: Tipperary County.
Brothers: Michael, Patrick,
Sisters: Mary, Nancy
TOL on arrival.
1853: Married Ellen/Helen Mary O’Toole/Toole - they had 7 children.
3/4/1884: John accidentally drowned by falling overboard on the S.S Pinafore. He was 57.
Convict Changes History
Peter Frost on 7th December, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian records office cor 33/94 (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Deegan, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 3rd April, 1884, gender: m, occupation, crime
D Wong on 7th December, 2016 made the following changes:
alias1: Degan, date of birth: 1827 (prev. 0000)