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Jeremiah Lane

Jermh. Lane, one of 289 convicts transported on the Neptune, 18 April 1849

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jeremiah Lane
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1823
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: 17th April, 1887
Age: 64 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Kerry
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Neptune
Departure date: 18th April, 1849
Arrival date: 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.]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 305 other convicts

References

Primary 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.
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

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

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