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||6th June, 1875
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Source Citation: State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12189; Title: Annotated printed indents (ie. office copies); Item: [X634]; Microfiche: 701.
(Source Citation: State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12202; Item: [4/4114]; Reel: 928)
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Caroline Beattie on 5th May, 2013 wrote:
Owen Meehan was convicted of stealing a pig in County Cavan on 22 October 1831. Owen was sentenced to 7 years. He was transported on the Dunvegan Castle II and arrived in Sydney on 16 October 1832. Owen got his ticket of leave on 2 December 1837.
D Wong on 5th May, 2013 wrote:
Owen was 40 years old on arrival. His wife Rose Hand was dead. In 1855, Owen had paid passage for some of his children to join him in Australia, they arrived per “Simmonds”.
27/12/1832: Assigned to James Foster at Petersham.
1837: TOL Liverpool
1838: Owen married Margaret Wallace (a convict), found no children.
Convict Changes History
Caroline Beattie on 5th May, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1792, date of death 6th June, 1875, gender, occupation, crime
D Wong on 5th May, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, voyage, crime