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||18th March, 1850
life span was 54 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th August, 2014 wrote:
Owen Quinn, and his brother Peter, were convicted of killing a sheep. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Pestonjee Bomanjee’ arriving 02/01/1849.
Single man; labourer; 5’1; Roman Catholic.
b. Co. Roscommon, Ireland; aged 28yrs.
Sisters: Mary; Biddy & Ann.
03/09/1849: Prison Barracks
03/12/1849: Ticket of Leave
Died at Brighton, Tasmania on 18/03/1850.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th August, 2014 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Owen, surname: Quinn, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1820, date of death: 18th March, 1850, gender: m, occupation, crime