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life span was 57 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Convict Indentures (hand written).
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Wendy Smith on 11th February, 2020 wrote:
The indentures state that Martin Rooney was 26 years old. He could neither read or write: Religion Catholic: status single and a native of Galway. He was a labourer. He was convicted of street robbery on 31 July 1827 at County Clare and sentenced to 7 years. He had no prior convictions. Physical attributes: Height 5 feet 5 inches; complexion ruddy, freckled and fair; hair brown to bald and eyes blue. Transport number 8.
He was assigned to William Cox, Richmond.
Convict Changes History
Wendy Smith on 11th February, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australian Convict Indentures (hand written). (prev. ), firstname: Martin, surname: Rooney, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1803, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime