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Myles Keenan, one of 350 convicts transported on the Coromandel, 25 June 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Lancaster. Liverpool Quarter Session
25th June, 1838
26th October, 1838
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 349 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 287 (145). Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Nell Murphy on 2nd March, 2018 wrote:
Myles KEENAN was convicted at Liverpool, England on 23 Oct 1837 for stealing a purse and other items. In prison previously. 10 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Coromandel’ arriving 1838.
Aged 27 yrs; a gardener; 5’7” height; dark complexion; black hair; Hazel eyes.
Native place of birth: Roscommon.
Assigned to a Mr. Stevenson for work.
Several records of misconduct and punishments.
10 May 1844: Ticket of Leave granted.
18 April 1848: Certificate of Freedom issued.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 2nd March, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 287 (145). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Num