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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 2nd December, 2012 wrote:
Michael Rowan was convicted at Dublin City on 11/03/1844 for stealing a coat & waistcoat (jointly with Doyle, on board). 7 yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemens Land on the ‘Cadet’ 1844.
Carol Axton-Thompson on 4th December, 2012 wrote:
Ship Surgeon’s Report: very good.
5’2 1/2”; Farmer (or tanner?); single; Roman Catholic; can read & write; Native Place: Dublin; 20yrs on arrival.
Brothers: Peter & John
Sisters: Catherine, Mary Anne
Station Gang: Broadmarsh, 12 mths. Released 24/08/1845.
Assignments at Westbury, Deloraine, Launceston, Norfolk Plains.
Ticket of Leave 30/01/1849
Free Certificate 01/04/1857
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 2nd December, 2012 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1822, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Carol Axton-Thompson on 4th December, 2012 made the following changes: