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Peter Naughton

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Peter Naughton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1818
Occupation: Tailor
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 7 years

Crime: Rioting
Convicted at: Roscommon
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Cadet
Departure date: 9th April, 1844
Arrival date: 24th August, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 27th November, 2012 wrote:

Peter Naughton, and 6 others (onboard ship) were tried and convicted at Roscommon, 28/02/1844, for being armed and attacking the house of Mr. McGhee. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemens Land on the ‘Cadet’ 1844.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 2nd December, 2012 wrote:

Married man; Roman Catholic; tailor or sailor (different transcriptions); 5’9”; dk brown hair; hazel eyes; can read & write. Native Place: Co. Roscommon, Ireland.

Wife: Margaret,2 children, at Native Place.
1 step sister - in America

Gaol Report: well conducted.
Ship’s Surgeon’s Report: Good.

Van Diemens Land Record:
Station Gang: Jerusalem (Tasmania), 12mths. Emerged from Gang 24/08/1845.
Clear record - no misconduct.
Muster 1844: Jerusalem
  ”  1845: Jericho
  ”  1845: Fingal
  ”  1846: Campbell Town
  ”  1847: Campbell Town
  ”  1848: Campbell Town

Ticket of Leave 28/03/1848
Conditional Pardon 04/12/1849

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 27th November, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1818, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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