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Patrick Nearney, one of 248 convicts transported on the Runnymede, 11 June 1856
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Lancashire, Liverpool Assizes
11th June, 1856
7th September, 1856
|Place of arrival
Travelled with 246 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 188
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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D Wong on 25th October, 2013 wrote:
Convict No. 4149
Patrick Nearney was single, literate, Roman Catholic, 19 years old, 5’6 3/4” tall, brown hair, grey eyes, fresh complexion, middling stout.
8/1/1869: Perth Court - drunk and disorderly in town, fined 6s.
23/4/1869: Patrick was a Sawyer, his clothes were stolen from his hut by James Holden, who was caught and sentenced to 12 months imprisonment.
1865: Patrick married Margaret Hill in Albany, WA.
Found no births or death date for Patrick.
1903: Death of Margaret “Nearwy” aged 75, Born Limerick (WA BDM)
29/4/1903: Albany Advertiser: Wills & Bequests - The following appeared in last weeks list of probates and administrations granted at the Supreme Court - Probate - Margaret Ann Nearney (formerly Margaret Ann Hill), late of Albany, widow, to James Northover, £42.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 25th October, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1834, gender, occupation, crime