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Gilbert Dwyer

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Gilbert Dwyer
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1767
Occupation: Coachman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Cow stealing
Convicted at: Ireland. Tipperary
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 19th July, 1827
Arrival date: 8th November, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 98 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 5th April, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Gilbert Dwyer, age 60, per Eliza II (1) 1827, Tried at Tipperary, 1827,  crime, Stealing cows.  Sentence Life,  Native of Tipperary, trade – Servant house coach man, Catholic,  Widower 2 children. DOB 1767.

CONDITIONAL PARDONS Dated 1st July, 1843.
Dwyer Gilbert, Eliza 3.

Tony Beale on 26th August, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry, 1826-1851 Refused 16/8/1843
Bridget Connolly 34 toL (7yrs) per ship Diamond refused permission to marry Gilbert Dwyer 76 ToL (life) per ship Eliza as one was married with 2 children Rev Michael Brennan Goulburn

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 5th April, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Gilbert, surname: Dwyer, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1767, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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