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life span was 51 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Maureen Withey on 7th January, 2022 wrote:
Indent Kinnear: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON14-1-17$init=CON14-1-17P34 and https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON14-1-17$init=CON14-1-17P35
6749. Denis Keenan, tried at Kings, 4 March 1842, 7 years. Age 29, height 5ft 6, catholic, can read and write, single. Offence: Obtaining shop goods, veg, tea, sugar, cloth, cording, &c, under false pretences. Surgeon’s Report; Highly recommended, Schoolmaster. Trade, Schoolmaster. Native place, Queens Co. Remarks: F, John at N.P.; M at same place, 2B, McLaughlin, John.
Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-28$init=CON33-1-28p91
20 April 1846, Ticket of Leave.
Denis Keenan, a national schoolmaster, was found guilty of obtaining goods to the amount of three pounds under false pretences, by means of a forged guarantee, purporting to have been written by the Rev. Patrick Rigney, P.P. of Philipstown. The manner of the prisoner was most hardened, and he was sentenced to transportation for seven years.
Warder and Dublin Weekly Mail, 12 March 1842.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 7th January, 2022 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Records. (prev. ), firstname: Denis, surname: Keenan, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1813, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime