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||9th December, 1850
life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 5th January, 2013 wrote:
Born abt 1806 Monaghan, Ireland.
Steal 5 pounds. Prior conviction, 6mths prison for stealing calico. Co. Cork 14/03/1842 - 15yrs.
Transported to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Isabella Watson’, arriving 03/08/1842.
Ship Surgeon’s Report: bad, troublesome, insolent. Ironed.
5’7 3/4”; farm labourer (has been a soldier); fresh complexion; dk brown hair; brown eyes; married man; 1 child; can read & write; Roman C
Catholic; Native Place - Monaghan; 35yrs of age.
Brothers: Barry, John, Patrick & James
Sisters: Catherine, Mary & Bridget
Van Diemen’s Land: Convict no. 20352
several records of misconduct.
Assignments: Prosser’s Plains, Coal River, Glenorchy, Cascades, Brighton, New Town.
Admitted to Colonial Hospital, Hobart and died there 09/12/1850.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 5th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 15 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1806, date of death 9th December, 1850, gender, occupation, crime