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Stephen Tiernan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Stephen Tiernan
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1831
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 10 years

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Longford
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Rodney
Departure date: 24th November, 1852
Arrival date: 12th February, 1853
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 38 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON33-1-113,350,333,L,80. Application for Permission to Marry 1855. Tasmanian Pioneer Index - Marriage ref. 353/1855-37
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th December, 2012 wrote:

Stephen Tiernan was convicted at Longford, Ireland on 31/12/1850 for burglary and robbery (14 stone of flour). 10yr sentence. Transported on the ‘Rodney’ from Queenstown departing 24/11/1852, arriving Van Diemens Land 12/02/1853.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th December, 2012 wrote:

Aged 22yrs; Native Place: Co. Longford; 5’7 1/4”; reads; single; Roman Catholic; labourer; sallow complexion; black hair; grey eyes.

Father: James
Brother: Thomas
Sister: Mary (in America)
Sister: Ann

Van Diemens Land:  Convict no. 70794
18 mths Probation. Completed 03/04/1854.
1854: Hobart & Richmond.

Ticket of Leave 23/01/1855
Conditional Pardon 26/12/1855

Application for Permission to Marry 1855. Approved - to Elizabeth McWalter (convict per Sir Robert Seppings)

Colonial Family:
Stephen & Elizabeth Tiernan.
Male & female children b. 1855, Hobart.
Female child b. 1858 Hobart.

Tried Hobart Court 1863 & 1867 for Larceny. Acquitted both times.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 5th January, 2013 wrote:

Marriage is recorded in index to Elizabeth McWatter on 08/10/1855 Hobart. Stephen aged 24yrs, Elizabeth aged 27yrs.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th December, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 10 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1831, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th December, 2012 made the following changes:

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Carol Axton-Thompson on 5th January, 2013 made the following changes:

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