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Francis Quilty

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Francis Quilty
Aliases: Francis Peter Mcquilty
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1801
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 6th July, 1875
Age: 74 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing money
Convicted at: Ireland, Kilkenny
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Earl St Vincent
Departure date: 9th August, 1818
Arrival date: 16th December, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 29 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 9th March, 2016 wrote:

Francis Quilty/McQuilty was 17 years old when convicted of ‘Stealing Money’ in March 1817.

5/4/1824: COF
7/12/1829: COF renewed.

1839: Married Sarah Foley Illawarra/Wollongong NSW.
Francis and Sarah separted and Sarah became the defacto of George Walker (also on board Earl St. Vincent) they had 7 children and Sarah died 5/2/1910 in Bombala.

Francis moved north to Richmond River where he was a cedar cutter.

Married or had a relationship with Mary Morrison – they had 2 children.  Mary had been married to Bernard McDonough who died in 1841, they had 3 children.

6/7/1875: Francis died aged 74 at Blakebrook, Richmond River.

D Wong on 9th March, 2016 wrote:

Mary/Mabel MORRISON, farm servant, native place
Lisseen, left from Kesh & Ederney areas for Australia in early 1840s with husband Bernard CDONAGH/MCDONOUGH and their three sons Edward, Owen and James.
Bernard died at sea.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 9th March, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: Francis, surname: Quilty, alias1: Francis Peter Mcquilty, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1801, date of death: 6th July, 1875, ge

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