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John Keogh

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Keogh
Aliases: John Keough
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Robbery with violence
Convicted at: Ireland, Roscommon
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Parmelia
Departure date: 29th October, 1833
Arrival date: 2nd March, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 69 other convicts


Primary source: http://www.hawkesbury.net.au/claimaconvict/convict
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 22nd July, 2014 wrote:

John Keogh was convicted at Co. Roscommon, Ireland in 1833 for assault & robbery. Life sentence. Transported to New South Wales, Australia on the ‘Parmelia’ arriving 02/03/1834.

Time served at Norfolk Island & New South Wales.

Gerry Kennedy on 14th April, 2015 wrote:

My fifth Great Grandfather. Convicted at the Roscommon Assizes July 1833. Travelled to Norfolk Island selected by Major Joseph Anderson as a Prison Constable (Per Correspondence Colonial Secretary) Ticket of Leave to Live in Yass 1842 Ticket of Leave Passport to work with William Howell on the Murrumbidgee 1846. Conditional Pardon 1848/1851

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 22nd July, 2014 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://www.hawkesbury.net.au/claimaconvict/convict (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Keogh, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Gerry Kennedy on 14th April, 2015 made the following changes:

alias1: John Keough, occupation

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