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Eliza Wheelan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Eliza Wheelan
Aliases: Whalan, Wheylan, Whelan
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: Nursery maid
Date of Death: 15th February, 1878
Age: 72 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Uttering forged notes
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Woodman
Departure date: 25th January, 1823
Arrival date: 25th June, 1823
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 98 other convicts


Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
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Community Contributions

Tony Beale on 16th May, 2020 wrote:

Eliza Wheelan
in the Web: Australia, Convict Records Index, 1787-1867
Eliza Wheelan
[Eliza Whalan Elizabeth Wheylan, Elizabeth Whelan]
Gender: Female
Age: 72
Birth Date: 1806
Occupation: Nursery maid
Conviction Place: Dublin City
Departure Date: 25 Jan 1823
Arrival Date: 25 Jun 1823
Arrival Place: New South Wales
Arrival Ship: Woodman
Death Date: 15 Feb 1878

UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals, 1817-1856 for Eliza Whelan
W Woodman 1822 29 Jul - 1824 20 Jun
Illness while on board

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th May, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 14 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 (prev. ), firstname: Eliza, surname: Wheelan, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, cri

Tony Beale on 16th May, 2020 made the following changes:

alias1: Whalan, alias2: Wheylan, alias3: Whelan, date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), date of death: 15th February, 1878 (prev. 0000), occupation

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