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John Quinlan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Quinlan
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1801
Occupation: Farmers man
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Limerick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 19th July, 1827
Arrival date: 8th November, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 98 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Maureen Withey on 6th April, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
John Quinlan,  age 26, per Eliza II 1827, Tried at Limerick, 1827,  crime, Abduction.  Whiteboy Rebel.  Sentence Life,  Native of Limerick, trade – Farm man, Catholic,  Single.  DOB 1801.

To Be Executed.
John Quinlan, for burglary the house of Bridget Carey, Kilmurry, with intent to carry away and force her to marry David Rea — death.
Southern Reporter, and Cork Commercial Courier, 27 March 1827.

Wednesday, respite was received by the county High Sheriff, for the following persons sentenced to death at the last Assizes— .. John Quinlan ….
Enniskillen Chronicle 19 April 1827.

Maureen Withey on 6th April, 2020 wrote:

Colonial Secretary’s Office, Sydney, 12th June 1844.
HIS Excellency the Governor directs it to be notified, that the Right, Honorable the Secretary of State for the Colonies, has signified in his Despatch, No, 7, of the 15th January, 1844, Her Majesty’s gracious approbation and allowance of the Absolute and Conditional Pardons granted to the undermentioned persons, namely
CONDITIONAL PARDONS. Dated 1st May, 1843.
Quinlan John, Eliza 3.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 6th April, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Quinlan, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1801, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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