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Thomas Vaghey

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Vaghey
Aliases: Fahy, Fahey, Vaughey
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Drogheda Louth County
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Prince Regent
Departure date: 13th February, 1824
Arrival date: 15th July, 1824
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 57 other convicts


Primary source: Colonial Secretary Index. Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 20th September, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Thomas Vaghey, alias Fahy, Fahey,  age 21, Prince Regent I (2) 1824, Tried at Drogheda Louth Co., 1823, 7 years,  DOB 1803, Native place,  Drogheda Louth Co., Tanner.
Colonial Secretary Index.

VAGHEY, Thomas. Per “Prince Regent”, 1824.

1824 Jul 21 - On list of convicts landed from the “Prince Regent” and forwarded to Bathurst for distribution (Reel 6013; 4/3512 p.2)
1824 Aug 27 - On list of prisoners lately received at Bathurst (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.108)

1828 census Index.
T. Vaughey, Pr. Regent, Wellington Vally.

The undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last week, viz.
Prince Regent (3), Thomas Vaghey
Sydney Gazette, 31 July 1830.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 20th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Colonial Secretary Index. Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Vaghey, alias1: Fahy, alias2: Fahey, alias3: Vaughey, alias4: , date of birth: 1803, date of death: 000

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