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Edward McCarthy, one of 290 convicts transported on the Equestrian, 25 January 1844
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 12
||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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Leonie Dolley on 18th April, 2013 wrote:
Edward was 14 when he was transported .He stated that three men put him into a house because they forgot their key a bit of money was taken and the men got away. He had no other offences. He received his certificate of freedom 1853.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 18th April, 2013 made the following changes:
surname Mccarthy (prev. McCarthy), date of birth 1830, gender, occupation, crime