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Denis Quinn

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Denis Quinn
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: Farm labourer
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 14 years

Crime: Manslaughter
Convicted at: Ireland, Cork
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 21st May, 1836
Arrival date: 6th September, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales [Port Phillip]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 218 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures and certificate records.
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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 23rd September, 2020 wrote:

The Convict Indentures state that Denis Quinn was 21 years old.  He read and write; religion Roman Catholic; status single and a native of County Cork.  He was a farm labourer.  Denis was convicted of manslaughter in Cork on 6 July 1835 and sentenced to 14 years.  He had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes: Height 5 feet 3 1/2 inches; complexion ruddy and freckled; hair brown and eyes hazel.  Transport number 87.  Convict number 36-1890.
Received Ticket of leave on 14 November 1844 (number 44/2752).

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 23rd September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 14 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures and certificate records. (prev. ), firstname: Denis, surname: Quinn, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1815, date of death: 0000, gender: m,

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