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life span was 60 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 24th November, 2012 wrote:
John was convicted at Westmeath on 04/03/1844 for housebreaking. 7 yr transportation sentence to Van Diemens Land on the ‘Cadet’ 1844.
Carol Axton-Thompson on 11th December, 2012 wrote:
John was aged 37yrs; 5’6”; married, 7 children; Roman Catholic; ruddy complexion; stout build; dk brown hair; lt blue eyes; ploughman/farm labourer.
Native Place: Westmeath.
Wife - Mary, at Native Place.
Sister - Judith.
Gaol Report: well conducted
Ship Surgeon’s Report: Good
Van Diemens Land: Convict no. 47183
Jerusalem, VDL. 12mths. Emerged from Gang 24/08/1845.
1845 Assigned to Mr. McIntyre, Fingal.
Clear conduct record.
Ticket of Leave 28/03/1848
Conditional Pardon 27/11/1849.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 24th November, 2012 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1806, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Carol Axton-Thompson on 11th December, 2012 made the following changes: