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Patrick Galvin

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Patrick Galvin
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Market gardner
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: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Westmeath
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Edward
Departure date: 17th October, 1830
Arrival date: 22nd February, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 25 other convicts


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

Maureen Withey on 7th July, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Patrick Galvin, age 64, Per Edward (2) 1831. Tried at Westmeath, 1830, 7 years, for stealing sheep. Married, 7 children. Market Gardener ploughman reaper sower. Catholic.
Irish National Archives - ‘Ireland-Australia transportation database’

Doc Ref: FS 1835 List 1.
List of convicts who have applied for their wives and families to be sent to New South Wales at the expense of Government. Wife, Catherine Fanaughty, St Marys, Athlone.
PATRICK GALVIN, M, Tried at Co Westmeath, per Ship EDWARD 1831.
Doc date and Name: 08/12/1835, FS 1835 list 5
A list of the Free women and children for whom accommodation is to be provided on board the convict ship, Thomas Harrison, wife’s name, Catherine Fanaughty.
Doc date and Ref: 00/01/1836, FS 1836 LIST 4.

List of women and children who have accepted the government offer of a free passage to New South Wales. Wife’s name, Catherine Fanaughty.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st October, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Convict Records, Wives and Families of Convicts on Bounty Ships, 1832-1834

Petition Date;
Wife’s Maiden Name; Catherine Fanaughty
Present Residence;  Athlone, Ireland
County; Westmeath
Town or Parish; St Mary’s
Mary Galvin. Age; 25
Cornelius Galvin. Age; 15
Patrick Galvin. Age; 12
Bridget Galvin. Age; 11
Margaret Galvin. Age; 16

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 7th July, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Patrick, surname: Galvin, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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