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Patrick Foley

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Patrick Foley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1814
Occupation: Errand boy
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 7 years

Crime: Cow stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Clare
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Governor Ready
Departure date: 21st September, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 196 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Indentures (hand written)
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 3rd March, 2020 wrote:

The Convict Indentures state that Patrick Foley was 16 years old.  He could read and write; religion Catholic; status single and a native of Kerry.  He was an errand boy.  He was convicted of cow stealing in Kerry on 24 March 1828 and sentenced to 7 years.  He had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes - Height 5 feet 1 1/2 inches; complexion dark ruddy and freckled; hair red and eyes blue.  Transport number 183.
Assigned to Mr William Carter, Hunter’s River.
Received Certificate of Freedom in 1835 (number 35/1127).

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 3rd March, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Indentures (hand written) (prev. ), firstname: Patrick, surname: Foley, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1814, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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