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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 24th November, 2016 wrote:
Patrick POWER was convicted at Cork on 3 Jan 1848 for assault - hitting another man. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Hyderabad’ arriving 26 Aug 1849. Conduct good.
Single man; farm labourer; aged 23yrs; 5’4”; can read & write a little; Roman Catholic.
Native place - Co. Cork, Ireland.
Brothers: William, Roger & .....
Sisters: Mary & Jane - all at native place
Given a Ticket of Leave upon arrival, in Colony.
1850: Misconduct, in allowing a prisoner of whom he was in charge, communicate with a female person. 1 mth imprisonment with hard labour.
26 Mar 1850: Ticket of Leave revoked as he was absent from Muster.
10 June 1851: Ticket of Leave restored.
1853: Application for permission to marry - to Margaret Connors (transported per the ‘Blackfriar’). Approved.
11 April 1853: Married to Margaret Connors, Church of St. Joseph, Hobart. (ref. 37/1/12 698)
(Link to record for Margaret http://www.convictrecords.com.au/convicts/connors/margaret/134167)
1854: Wife Margaret died, in childbirth. (Baby thought not to have survived.)
22 Mar 1856: A Patrick Power was accidentally killed by a falling tree. Hobart district. Aged 27yrs, labourer. (There were only 3 or 4 Patrick Power’s in the area at the time, so may have been this Patrick ?)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 24th November, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Patrick, surname: Power, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1826, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime