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Hugh Quin, one of 160 convicts transported on the Earl St Vincent, 20 April 1826
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||15th March, 1854
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 8
||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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Geoff Marsh on 15th May, 2013 wrote:
Hugh Quin was born in Belfast Ireland in 1799 approx. His occupation is given as Navigator (Navvie”)probably on the canals. He was sentenced to death (commuted to transportation for life) at Lancaster Assizes along with another transportee Richard Williams for passing a forged £5 note. He was given a conditional pardon on 17/03/1840 and died on 15/03/1854.
Convict Changes History
Geoff Marsh on 15th May, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1799, date of death 15th March, 1854, occupation, crime