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Thomas Finnegan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Finnegan
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1818
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Longford
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Royal Sovereign
Departure date: 6th September, 1833
Arrival date: 19th January, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 168 other convicts


Primary source: pcug.org.au
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 8th June, 2013 wrote:

Thomas Finnegan was 16 years old, a “Farm Boy”, and was transported for “Robbing his Master”.

25/3/1840: COF

11/3/1845: Berrima Court - Guilty of stealing a mare and to be transported for 10 years.

1845: Arrived VDL per Louisa and sent to Port Arthur.

Thomas was then: 25 years old, 5’3” tall, ruddy complexion, dark brown hair, grey eyes, single.

27/8/1850: TOL
9/9/1851: Recommended for Pardon
16/9/1851: TOL revoked for being absent from muster.
18/10/1853: CP

No date of death found.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 8th June, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1818, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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