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Mathew Kelly

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mathew Kelly
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1760
Occupation: Shepherd
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Roscommon
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Dorothy
Departure date: 5th May, 1820
Arrival date: 29th September, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 192 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849
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Community Contributions

Dianne Jones on 26th June, 2020 wrote:

TRIED: Summer 1819 (see NSW, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849).

Dianne Jones on 28th June, 2020 wrote:

1820, 2 April: Matthew Kelly, prisoner 5156, a “convict from the County Roscommon” was admitted to Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin.

1820, 15 April: From Kilmainham he was “sent on board the Convict Ship” (see Ireland, Prison Registers, 1790-1924, Dublin Kilmainham 1815-1910).

Dianne Jones on 28th June, 2020 wrote:

Occupation: Shepherd (see Irish Convicts to New South Wales, 1788-1849, by Peter Mayberry)

Convict Changes History

Dianne Jones on 26th June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: NSW, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849 (prev. ), firstname: Mathew, surname: Kelly, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1760, date of death: 0000, gender: , occupation, crime

Dianne Jones on 26th June, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

Dianne Jones on 28th June, 2020 made the following changes:

occupation

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