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Daniel Sweeny

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Daniel Sweeny
Aliases: Sweeney
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Daphne
Departure date: 28th May, 1819
Arrival date: 21st September, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 179 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 7th June, 2015 wrote:

Daniel was 20 years old on arrival, his native place was Bandon, Cork County.

13/5/1825: COF

24/7/1834 Sydney Quarter Sessions:
Tried and convicted of ‘Larceny’ and sentenced to 7 years transportation - sent to Moreton Bay.

At Moreton Bay Daniel is described as:
34 years old, 5’9 1/2” tall, light brown hair, grey eyes.

Moreton Bay - Daniel drowned, no date given.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th September, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records.
Offence; Stealing Tea and Sugar,
Age; 19.
With; John & Walter Sweeny, Denis Glasson & William Sweeny

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 7th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: Daniel, surname: Sweeny, alias1: Sweeney, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1799, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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