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Hugh Morgan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Hugh Morgan
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Possessing a forged note
Convicted at: Ireland, Armagh
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Minerva
Departure date: 22nd December, 1817
Arrival date: 6th July, 1818
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 52 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 12th November, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Hugh Morgan,  age 35, per Minerva I (1) (1818), Tried at Armagh, 1817, 14 years,  DOB 1783, native place,  Down Co.,  Butcher.

Convicts on the Minerva, List dated 30 Dec 1817, Castle of Dublin.
Hugh Morgan, age 36, Having forged notes in possession, July 1817, 14 years.


Tasmanian Conduct Record.
No 68. Hugh Morgan, Minerva.

Colonial Secretary’s Office, June 29, 1831.
THE periods for which the undermentioned persons were transported, expiring at the date placed opposite their respective names, certificates of their freedom may be obtained on that or at any subsequent period, upon application to this office, or that of a Police Magistrate in the interior:—
Hugh Morgan, Minerva, July next.
The independent, Launceston, 2 July 1831.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 12th November, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 14 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Hugh, surname: Morgan, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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