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life span was 56 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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D Wong on 21st May, 2019 wrote:
Thomas Keefe was 20 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Tipperary.
Thomas was 5’3” tall, stout, hazel eyes, dark hair.
Transported for ‘Felony at Large’.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
KEEFE, Thomas. Per “Southworth”, 1822
1822 Mar 14: On list of convicts landed from the “Southworth” and forwarded to Windsor for distribution (Reel 6009; 4/3505 p.13)
1828 Census: Labourer, aged 25, free by servitude, at Swan Reach.
17/2/1831: Admitted to Newcastle gaol 17th February. To be forwarded to an iron gang for 6 months. Sent to Sydney. Orderly conduct in gaol.
13/2/1835: Labourer from Clonmel. Admitted to Newcastle gaol from Maitland. Committed for trial at Supreme Court. Sent to Sydney gaol 14th Feb.
1838: Thomas Keefe died at Norfolk Island.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 21st May, 2019 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi
Ancestry Convict Indents. (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Keeffe, alias1: Keefe, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1802, date of death: