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Jermh. Lane, one of 289 convicts transported on the Neptune, 18 April 1849
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||17th April, 1887
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
18th April, 1849
5th April, 1850
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land. [Originally for Cape of Good Hope, however due to anti-convict sentiment, ship eventually sailed for Van Diemen's Land.]
Travelled with 305 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 12. Tasmanian Archives - convict record https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/names/search/results?qu=jeramiah&qu=lane.
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Judy Horman on 25th July, 2018 wrote:
Two sons (Jeremiah and Michael) migrated from Ireland in 1862 and set up a cartage business in Bendigo. Jeremiah (senior) married Margaret Eleanor Spooner in Melbourne in 1852 - they had 10 children (4 sons, 6 daughters). Lived on farm at Cobram in Northern Victoria.
Nell Murphy on 25th July, 2018 wrote:
Jeremiah LANE arrived Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Neptune’ 1850. He was granted a Conditional Pardon upon arrival.
Convict Changes History
Judy Horman on 25th July, 2018 made the following changes:
firstname: Jeremiah (prev. Jermh.), date of birth: 1823 (prev. 0000), date of death: 17th April, 1887 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation
Nell Murphy on 25th July, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 12. Tasmanian Archives - convict record https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/names/search/results?qu=jeramiah&qu=lane. (prev. Australia