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John O'neil

John O'Neil, one of 210 convicts transported on the St Vincent, 28 December 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John O'neil
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Pickpocket
Convicted at: Lancaster. Preston General Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: St Vincent
Departure date: 28th December, 1852
Arrival date: 26th May, 1853
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 213 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 624
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Tim Flynn on 19th August, 2015 wrote:


Hanged for stealing ten pounds Sept 1856

Convict Changes History

Tim Flynn on 19th August, 2015 made the following changes:

surname: O'neil (prev. O'Neil), crime

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