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Patrick Mitchell

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Patrick Mitchell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Sweep
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Antrim
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Isabella Watson
Departure date: 2nd May, 1842
Arrival date: 3rd August, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 27 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 9th November, 2016 wrote:

Patrick (Paddy) MITCHELL and his brother George were convicted at Antrim, Ireland 27 Dec 1841 for highway robbery and stealing. 14 yr transportation sentence. Both transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Isabella Watson’ arriving 3 Aug 1842.

Aged 19yrs; single man; a sweep; Roman Catholic; 5’3 1/4”.
Native Place - Antrim, Ireland.
Brothers - George & James
Sisters - Nancy & Peggy

Assignments of work service in the Colony.
Numerous notes of misconduct and punishments.
21 June 1853: Ticket of Leave granted.
25 Jan 1854 at Launceston: Charge of robbery.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 9th November, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 14 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Patrick, surname: Mitchell, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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