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||15th January, 1831
life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
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Keith South on 16th April, 2015 wrote:
Native of Longford,17 and single, convicted of stealing a clock.
D Wong on 17th April, 2015 wrote:
Patrick was aged 17 on arrival, and was assigned to James Jenkins on arrival.
Patrick could read and write and his occupation was a ‘Cabinetmaker’s apprentice.
11/8/1829: Sydney Gazette:
Feeney Patrick, Sophia, from No. 20 Road Gang.
15/1/1831: Feeney and Hugh Duffey, absconded, together from the iron-gang, and became bush rangers in a gang including Edward Bowen, Charles Westbury, JohnMason, Patrick Feeney, Morgan Brown, Patrick Donnelly, and John Donovan. They were indicted for stealing from the dwelling-house of John Town, one gun, one blanket, ten yards calico, one coat, one jacket, one waistcoat, and one tea-kettle, and putting the inmates in bodily fear, at Goulburn River, on the 21st August last.
Patrick Feeney and Hugh Duffey were found guilty of stealing from the dwelling house of John Town. Their cohorts Edward Bowen, Charles Westbury, John Mason, Morgan Browne, Patrick Donnelly and John Donovan found not guilty.
Patrick was sentenced to death.
15/1/1831: The execution was botched and Patrick died after a considerable time of strangulation.
Convict Changes History
Keith South on 16th April, 2015 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi?requestType=Search&ship=Sophia+(1829 (prev. ), firstname: Patrick, surname: Feeney, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1812, date of
D Wong on 17th April, 2015 made the following changes:
date of death: 15th January, 1831 (prev. 0000), occupation