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Patrick King

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Patrick King
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: Frs labourer & ploughman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Coining
Convicted at: Limerick
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Cadet
Departure date: 9th April, 1844
Arrival date: 24th August, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON33-1-58,178,88,L,80
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 22nd November, 2012 wrote:

Patrick was convicted at Limerick on 05/03/1844 for having coining implements in his possession for making shillings.  14 yr transportation sentence to Van Diemens Land on the ‘Cadet’ 1844.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 24th November, 2012 wrote:

Aged 40 yrs on arrival VDL; married man, 4 children; Shepherd/Farm labourer/ploughman; 5’6”; ruddy complexion; dk brown hair; hazel eyes. Roman Catholic.
Native Place: Limerick.

Gaol Report: well conducted.

Van Diemens Land:
Station Gang: Seven Mile Creek. 21mths.
Emerged from Gang 20/08/1846.

28/03/1846: Neglect of duty as Watchman - existing period of probation extended 2 mths.
1846: Hospital
15/12/1846: assigned at Westbury.

24/06/1851: Ticket of Leave
21/06/1853: Conditional Pardon
22/08/1853: Westbury - misconduct in not leaving Deloraine when ordered by a Constable - Reprimand.

Wife: Hannah
Brothers: Daniel & John
Sisters: Mary, Bridget & Catherine

16/12/1852: Letter of enquiry after him from his wife.  ? Adelaide 16/06/1854.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 22nd November, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 14 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1804, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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