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Thomas Lynch

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Lynch
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1st February, 1769
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1st October, 1830
Age: 61 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Marquis Cornwallis
Departure date: 9th August, 1795
Arrival date: 11th February, 1796
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 46 other convicts

References

Primary source: Mayberry, Peter, Irish Convicts of New South Wales 1788-1849. Sainty & Johnson; 1828 Census of New South Wales.
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Community Contributions

Denis Pember on 15th August, 2015 wrote:

Thomas was charged with Highway robbery at Tholsel Quarter Sessions, Dublin.  Found guilty and sentenced to 7 years transportation.

Denis Pember on 15th August, 2015 wrote:

Sometime after 1800 he had a common law relationship with Celia Catherine Daley; (Convict; Minerva, 1800).
They had one daughter Mary born 1803.

Denis Pember on 15th August, 2015 wrote:

Sainty & Johnson; 1828 Census of New South Wales:
[Ref - L1327] Thomas Lynch, 53, FS, Marquis Cornwallis, 1796, Sawyer at Cumberland St Sydney.
Celia was deceased by 1828.
However, there are also two sons, James and Owen, mentioned in this list. Their names do not appear elsewhere.

Convict Changes History

Denis Pember on 15th August, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Mayberry, Peter, Irish Convicts of New South Wales 1788-1849. Sainty & Johnson; 1828 Census of New South Wales. (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Lynch, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth

Denis Pember on 15th August, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1st February, 1769 (prev. February, 1769), date of death: 1st October, 1830 (prev. October, 1830)

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