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||4th April, 1871
life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
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D Wong on 16th September, 2018 wrote:
Timothy Sheedy was listed as being 52 years old on arrival - he was born in County Limerick C1792.
Transported for ‘stealing 2 sheep from Tom Fitzgerald, Castle Hollow’.
Timothy was 5’8” tall, fresh complexion, grey hair and whiskers, blue eyes, arms and breast hairy, illiterate, roman catholic.
Married Ellen Brown at 17 years in Limerick Ireland.
Timothy had 9 children, he arrived with 4 children.
3/2/1850: Wife Ellen (Brown) (born C1799 died on 28/11/1851, Hobart) arrived per ‘Anglia’ with 4 children.
James b1816 Limerick
John b1820 Limerick
Margaret b1822 Limerick
Timothy b1829 Limerick
Michael b1833 Limerick
Thomas b1834 Limerick; married Catherine Walsh 1859, 3 sons, 6 daughters - died 1899 Victoria.
William b1835 Limerick; died 1922 Beeac, Victoria, aged 86
Patrick b1837; died Port Fairy, Victoria 1923, aged 86.
16/8/1853: Permission to marry Bridget Flaherty (Duke of Cornwall) - no registration of marriage found.
4/4/1871: Timothy Sheedy died, Victoria, aged 77.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 16th September, 2018 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 10 years, voyage, source: libraries.tas.gov.au/Pages/Home.aspx (prev. ), firstname: Timothy, surname: Sheedy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1792, date of death: 4th April, 1871, gender: m, occupation, crime