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Joseph Sweeney

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Sweeney
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: 1830
Age: 30 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Bencoolen
Departure date: 24th April, 1819
Arrival date: 25th August, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 83 other convicts

References

Primary source: 1830 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters - Year 1830
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th August, 2021 wrote:

1830 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters - Year 1830
No; 162
Name; Jospeh Sweeney
Ship; Bencoolen
Remarks; DECEASED

1826 - Free Certificate. 9 Dec 1825

1827 - Court Record
Name: Sweeney, Joseph
Record Type: Court
Status: Free by servitude
Trial date: 11 Dec 1827
Offense: Stealing one keg value: 1/- and four gallons of wine value: 12/- property of william hays
Guilty - To be transported for 7 years

No; 162
Name; Joseph Sweeney
Height; 5 Ft
Age; 18
Trade; Weaver
Trial; Dublin - Nov - 1818 - 7 years
Ship; Bencoolen
Native Place; Dublin
1821 - 1 July. Having Stolen property in his procession. Sent to Public Works. Port Dalrymple. To receive 50 Lashes
1822- Employed at Port Dalrymple

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th August, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: 1830 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters - Year 1830 (prev. ), firstname: Joseph, surname: Sweeney, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1800, date of death: 1830, gender

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