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Dennis Shea

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Dennis Shea
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Stable boy
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: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Ireland, Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mariner
Departure date: 19th January, 1827
Arrival date: 23rd May, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 61 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts.
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Community Contributions

Dennis Nightingale on 2nd June, 2015 wrote:

Born - Bantry Cork County Ireland. Single - Colonial sentence Norfolk Island.

Dennis Nightingale on 2nd June, 2015 wrote:

169735 Shea Dennis - Mariner 1827. 
1827 State Archives of NSW. Bound indents Microfiche 664.
Age 17. Stable boy from Bantry. Tried at Cork 31 July 1826 and sentenced to 7 years transportation for stealing cloth. Assigned to Joseph Collitts at Castlereagh on arrival.

169528 Shea Dennis - Mariner 1827. 
27 January 1848 Newcastle gaol Gaol Description and Entrance Books. State Archives NSW; Item: 2/2009; Roll: 757.
Native of Cork. Occupation currier. Admitted to Newcastle gaol from Singleton under sentence of 2 months confinement.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 2nd June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts. (prev. ), firstname: Dennis, surname: Shea, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1810, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Dennis Nightingale on 2nd June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, occupation, crime

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