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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 26th November, 2012 wrote:
John McPhillips was convicted at Monaghan on 20/10/1843 for stealing a bruch. Prior convictions of stealing and being drunk. 7yr transportation sentence, to Van Diemens Land, on the Cadet 1844.
Carol Axton-Thompson on 23rd December, 2012 wrote:
Gaol Report: Not good. Prior convictions for drunkeness.
Ship Surgeon’s Report: bad
Aged 18yrs; single man; 5’4”; Roman Catholic; labourer; grey eyes; fresh complexion, freckled; dk brown hair; Native Place - Co. Monaghan.
Van Diemens Land:
Station Gang: Impression Bay, 15mths. Emerged from Gang 30/11/1845.
Numerous reports of misconduct - absence, idle, disobedience, abscond etc. Punishments of imprisonment, hard labour, solitary.
03/04/1849: Transportation extended 18mths.
1849: Recommended to be sent to Norfolk Island.
For offences committed at Norfolk Island - see other papers.
Returned to Hobart by 1861.
1866 & 1868: Port Arthur penal settlement and House of Corrections Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 26th November, 2012 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1824, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Carol Axton-Thompson on 23rd December, 2012 made the following changes: