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Edmond Scanlon

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edmond Scanlon
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1831
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Rioting
Convicted at: Ireland, Clare
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 6th August, 1831
Arrival date: 2nd December, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 10 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th February, 2014 wrote:

Edmond Scanlon was one of the many Irish convicts involved in the insurrection against wealthy landholders and he was convicted of assaulting a habitation. Life Sentence at Clare 02/06/1831. Transported to NSW,Australia on the ‘Asia’, departing 06/08/1831, arriving Port Jackson 02/12/1831.
Conditions on this voyage were not good, with 14 deaths and many ill.  Edmond Scanlon was admitted straight to hospital in Sydney but died shortly after.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th February, 2014 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://www.historyaustralia.org.au; http://www.jenwilletts.com (prev. ), firstname: Edmond, surname: Scanlon, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 1831, gender: m, occupa

Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th February, 2014 made the following changes:


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