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Sarah O'neale

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah O'neale
Aliases: Sarah O'neil, Sarah Williams
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Antrim
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Canada
Departure date: 21st March, 1817
Arrival date: 6th August, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 32 other convicts

References

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

Maureen Withey on 21st January, 2020 wrote:

https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1p82  List of 30 male prisoners and 50 female prisoners embarked on the Colonial Brig Elizabeth Henrietta, for Hobart Town, Van Diemen’s Land. Extracted from the Indents of the ships Pilot and Canada, Sydney, 11 Aug 1817.
Ship Canada, Sarah O’Neal, tried at Antrim,  March 1816, 7 years. Pencilled note: Service very decent.

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Sarah O’Neil age 20, Canada (4) 1817,  Tried at Antrim Co., 1816, sentence, 7 years.  Servant.

Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON40-1-5$init=CON40-1-5p14
3. Sarah O’Neale.  Tried at Carrickfergus March 1816. 7 Years.
Feb 7 1818. Secreting herself on board the Spring with intent to escape. 4 months hard labor in the Gaol.
Aug 30 1823. D. & Disy. Fined 5/-.
6 Sept 1826- Harboring one Mary Wright a runaway convict, fined 20 dollars & 4 dollars for 4 days, that the said Mary Wright was harbored.

Francis Varden and Sarah O’Neil were found guilty of secreting themselves on board the brig Spring-sentenced to 4 months imprisonment.
Hobart Town Gazette. 7 Feb 1818.

Certificate obtained during the last week:
Sarah O’Neil, Canada.
Hobart Town Gazette, 26 Apr 1823.

Certificate obtained during the last week:
Sarah O’Neil, Canada (duplicate).
Hobart Town Gazette. 18 Oct 1823.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st August, 2021 wrote:

Marriage in the District of Hobart Town. Year 1820
Benjamin Williams - Convict. Ship; Indefatigable. Age; 21 years
Sarah Aneal [or O’neal] - Convict. Ship; Canada. Age; 23 years
Date; 6 July 1820. By Banns

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 21st January, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Records. Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Sarah, surname: O'neale, alias1: Sarah O'neil, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st August, 2021 made the following changes:

alias2: Sarah Williams

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