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Thomas Farrell

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Farrell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Roscommon
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Canada
Departure date: 5th December, 1814
Arrival date: 5th August, 1815
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 13 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Records: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1p82 Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. Colonial Secretary Index.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 20th January, 2020 wrote:

https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1p82  List of 30 male prisoners and 50 female prisoners embarked on the Colonial Brig Elizabeth Henrietta, for Hobart Town, Van Diemen’s Land. Extracted from the Indents of the ships Pilot and Canada, Sydney, 11 Aug 1817.
One man from 1st ship Canada, 3rd time, Thomas Farrell, tried at Roscommon,  March 1814, 7 years.

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Thomas Farrell, age 25, Canada (3) 1815,  Tried at Roscommon, 1814, sentence, 7 years. Native of Roscommon. Miner quarryman.

Colonial Secretary Index.
FARRELL, Thomas. Per “Canada”, 1815
1817 Apr 7,19 - Re permission to marry at Sydney; listed as Farroll (Reel 6005; 4/3496 p.120)
1817 Aug 11 - On list of prisoners embarked per “Elizabeth Henrietta” for Hobart (Reel 6005; 4/3496 p.296)
1819 Sep 3 - On list of prisoners sentenced to Newcastle who arrived from Van Diemen’s Land per “Prince Leopold” (Reel 6006; 4/3500 p.242)
1819 Sep 13 - On list of prisoners to be sent to Newcastle per “Elizabeth Henrietta”; listed as Ferrall (Reel 6006; 4/3500 p.259)
1821 Feb 9 - Re place of trial and sentence (Reel 6007; 4/3503 p.94)

On Tueday last, a full Bench of Magistrates sat for the trial of several crown prisoners charged with robbing His Majesty’s store ; when the following were severally convicted and sentenced :- John Fawkner, Patrick Boyle, and Thomas Farrell, to receive 200 lashes each, and to be transported to Newcastle for the term of 3 years.  Hobart Town Gazette, 24 July 1819.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 20th January, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Records: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1p82 Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. Colonial Secretary Index. (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Farrell, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4

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