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Darby Keogh

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Darby Keogh
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Tipperary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Constant
Departure date: 9th May, 1843
Arrival date: 29th August, 1843
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 107 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 18th May, 2016 wrote:

Darby Keogh was convicted at Tipperary on 4 March 1843 for breaking into a dwelling and stealing money and other items. John Fogarty was also convicted for this offence and sentenced. 14 yr transportation - to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Constant’ arriving 26 Aug 1843.

Gaol Report: No other offences. Well conducted in prison.
Ship’s Report: Quiet and orderly.

Aged 30yrs; single; labourer.
Native place - Limerick

Probation - 36 months. Emerged from Gang 26 Aug 1846.
1847 Fingal: Neglect of duty as Watchman.
1848 Longford: misconduct by being in the township out of hours.
10/09/1850: Ticket of Leave

27/03/1856: Certificate of Freedom (at Westbury)

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 18th May, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 14 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Darby, surname: Keogh, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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