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life span was 53 years*
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Sentenced to Life
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Nell Murphy on 18th May, 2016 wrote:
Owen Kennedy was convicted at Dublin on 7 Jan 1843 for Burglary. One previous conviction. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Constant’ arriving 26 Aug 1843.
Ship’s report: well behaved and good conduct. In charge of boys mess. Strongly recommended for his good conduct.
Aged 38yrs; 5’9”; farm labourer/ploughman; Roman Catholic; cannot read or write; reddish hair; freckled arms.
Native place - Co. Kildare.
Married man - wife Margaret, at native place.
Mother - Katherine
Sisters - Jane & Bess
Clear conduct record
Ticket of Leave 25 Oct 1853
1/2/1856: Drunk. Fined 5/-.
Conditional Pardon 15/1/1856
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 1st July, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 99 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1805, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime