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Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||22nd January, 1822
|Date of Death:
||22nd June, 1891
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||National Archive Ireland/ Tasmanian Archives
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Catherine Mooney on 4th March, 2019 wrote:
John Martin was a wardsman on board and the surgeons report says “specially recommended” He was protestant and could read and write. Convict number 48265. He married Mary Ann Gleeson on 08/04/1850 at the (Catholic) church of St Joseph, Hobart. He received his Conditional Pardon on 15/10/1850 and Certificate of Freedom on 08/11/1857. They had 5 children (4 survived infancy). John Martin died of Heart Disease at age 69, following an Inquest (Hobart Mercury 25/06/1891.
Convict Changes History
Catherine Mooney on 4th March, 2019 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: National Archive Ireland/ Tasmanian Archives (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Martin, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 22nd January, 1822, date of death: 22nd June, 1891, gender: m, occ