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Martin Runnion

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Martin Runnion
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1823
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Leitrim
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hyderabad
Departure date: 23rd May, 1849
Arrival date: 26th August, 1849
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 14 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. Conduct Record pg 262.
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 19th March, 2014 wrote:

Martin Runnion was convicted at Leitrim, Ireland on 19/06/1847 for stealing 2 sheep. 1st conviction. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Hyderabad’ arriving 26/08/1849.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 19th March, 2014 wrote:

Aged 26yrs; Roman Catholic; 5’7”; farm labourer; fresh complexion; dk brown hair; brown eyes; single man. Native place of birth - Leitrim.

Ticket of Leave granted upon arrival.
01/10/1850: Ticket of Leave revoked as abscent from Muster.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 19th March, 2014 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. Conduct Record pg 262. (prev. ), firstname: Martin, surname: Runnion, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crim

Carol Axton-Thompson on 19th March, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1823 (prev. 0000)

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