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Thomas Murphy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Murphy
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1784
Occupation: Ploughman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Kilkenny
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Prince Regent
Departure date: 13th February, 1824
Arrival date: 15th July, 1824
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 57 other convicts

References

Primary source: Colonial Secretary Index. 1828 census Index. Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 20th September, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Thomas Murphy,  age 40, Prince Regent I (2) 1824, Tried at Kilkenny Co., 1823, 7 years,  DOB 1784, Native place, Carrick on Suir Tipperary Co., Buttermaker ploughman thatcher.
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Colonial Secretary Index.

MURPHY, Thomas. Per “Prince Regent”, 1824; two convicts of this name by this ship.

1824 Dec 11 - Convict servant of George Lang. To be victualled from the Store at Newcastle for six months (Reel 6014; 4/3513 p.73)
1825 Sep 12 - Petition for free passage for his wife Mary, alias Bryan, and four children (Fiche 3287; 4/1112.1A pp.238-43)

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1828 census Index.
Thomas Murphy, age 48, G.S., Prince Regent, 1824, 7 years, catholic, Andrew Lang (Denmore) Patersons Plains district.

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Note - There were two convicts of this name on the Prince Regent, both served 7 years sentences. This date could apply to either.

The undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last week, viz.
Prince Regent (3), Thomas Murphy
Sydney Gazette, 30 Oct 1830.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 20th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Colonial Secretary Index. 1828 census Index. Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Murphy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1784, date of deat

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