John Ferris 25511

M, #2551, b. 1831, d. 5 August 1882

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
BurialHe was buried at Bunbury Pioneer Catholic Cemetery, Bunbury, Western Australia.2 
DeathHe died on 5 August 1882 at Australind, Western Australia, reg: 11432/1882.1,3 
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 4 July 1849 at County Kerry, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853. Married Margaret/MaryWatson 13.1.1867 Australind RC.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 19 August 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 24 January 1857 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 15 October 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Bio Mentioned in "The Bride Ships."4 
Research CWA has him dying 08.04.1880 but I can't find any sources to support this. There is a death in the WA BMD in Australind in 1882. All of the trees on Ancestry have used this date and the associated burial in Bunbury. 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S41] Ozburials, online www.ozburials.com/CemsWA/waus.htm.
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au.
  4. [S65] Rica Erickson, The Bride Ships, pgs 170, 175.

Michael McNamara 25521

M, #2552, b. 1816

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BirthHe was born in 1816.1 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 20 March 1849 at County Galway, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was widowed 1 child as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Jeremiah Darby Murphy 25531

M, #2553, b. 1813, d. 3 February 1868

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BirthHe was born in 1813 at Cork, County Cork, Ireland.1,2 
BaptismHe was baptised on 17 April 1813 at St Finbar's, Cork, County Cork, Ireland.2 
DeathHe died on 3 February 1868 at Greenough, Western Australia.1 
BurialHe was buried at Greenough Pioneer Cemetery, Greenough, Western Australia.3
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 20 March 1849 at County Kerry, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 2 chn as at 30 August 1853. Applied for wife & chn to come to WA 1/2yr return 30.6.1855.4,5 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 20 March 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S230] Ireland Catholic Baptisms, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/…
  3. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/157648926/…
  4. [S85] CO 18 Despatches, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2042386816/view
  5. [S84] Records of the Colonial Office, online nla.gov.au/nla.obj-728202615/findingaid#nla-obj-728207492, Register of applications for passages to the colonies for convicts' families
    https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2054386334/view

Michael Dogherty 25541

M, #2554, b. 1835

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 10 years on 31 October 1849 at County Kildare, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 2 September 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 28 May 1857 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

John Dogherty 25551

M, #2555, b. 1836
Name-Change John Dogherty 2555 was also known as John Docherty 2555. 

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BirthHe was born in 1836.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 10 years on 31 March 1849 at County Limerick, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 30 August 1853.1 
EscapedJohn Dogherty 2555 escaped from Recaptured 8.10.1853 on 4 October 1853.2,3 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 October 1854 at Western Australia. Attached images are from the Toodyay TOL CD 721/31.1,4
EscapedHe escaped from returned?/recpatured? On 3 August 1857.5 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 30 October 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 3 February 1872 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 3 years on 1 October 1873 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.6,7 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 December 1876 at Western Australia.6 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 15 November 1877 at Western Australia.6 
Bio Mentioned in "The Murray District."8 

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, Letter and Memoranda Books Comptroller - General to the Colonial Secretary (C19-C21) No. 500 (frame 424) https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  3. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, Letter and Memoranda Books Comptroller - General to the Colonial Secretary (C19-C21) No. 513 (frame 427) https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  4. [S213] Ticket of Leave, Toodyay TOL Register 721/31, Pg 115L & 56R (pdf 298, 299).
  5. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, Letter and Memoranda Books Comptroller-General to the Colonial Secretary (C22-C23) No. 740 (frame 159) https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  6. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.
  7. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/3755843
  8. [S185] Ronald Richards, The Murray District of WA, pgs 266-67.

James Dwyer 25561

M, #2556, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking & robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 12 July 1849 at Queens County, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 19 August 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 11 October 1856 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

James Mansfield 25571

M, #2557, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 27 June 1849 at County Kerry, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a miller on 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 21 August 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 29 May 1858 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

James Bresnan 25581

M, #2558, b. 1833

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BirthHe was born in 1833.1 
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 22 June 1849 at County Kerry, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 2 September 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 8 November 1856 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Patrick Connell 25591

M, #2559, b. 1825

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BirthHe was born in 1825.1 
ConvictedConvicted of pick pocket and sentenced to 7 years on 13 July 1849 at County Limerick, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in October 1856 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Patrick Farrell 25601

M, #2560, b. 1828

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BirthHe was born in 1828.1 
ConvictedConvicted of highway robbery and sentenced to 7 years on 12 July 1849 at County Wexford, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853. Married Ellen Tooker 15.5.1861 Toodyay.1,2 
OccupationRecorded as a carpenter on 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 27 March 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 1588/1861.

James Donovan 25611

M, #2561, b. 1831, d. 11 April 1901

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Parents His parents were Dennis Donovan & Mary Leary.2 
BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
DeathHe died on 11 April 1901 at McDavies Station, Western Australia, reg: 2421/1901.1,3 
BurialHe was buried at Karridale Cemetery, Karridale, Western Australia.4
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 2 July 1849 at County Cork, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 April 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 27 January 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Death Reg: 2421/1901.
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 2421/1901. Recorded as James Fitzpatrick Donovan.
  4. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/181866421/…

John Conway 25621

M, #2562, b. 1832

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing heifers and sentenced to 7 years on 27 June 1849 at County Galway, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a shoemaker on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 20 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Michael Brownrigg 25631

M, #2563, b. 1831, d. 13 October 1886

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Michael Brownrigg 2563 (Photo: Paul Hayward)
BirthHe was born in 1831 at Ireland.1 
BurialHe was buried on 13 October 1886 at Greenough Cemetery, Greenough, Western Australia.2,3 
DeathHe died on 13 October 1886 at Geraldlton, Western Australia.1,4 
ConvictedConvicted of shop breaking & larceny and sentenced to 7 years on 5 November 1851 at County Dublin, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853. Married Winifred Mary Ward 7.7.1855 Perth RC. Son of J & Ellen of Dublin.5 
OccupationRecorded as a iron turner & fitter on 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 19 June 1854 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in March 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=19184
  3. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/250024387/…
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 14223/1886.
  5. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, Letter and Memoranda Books Comptroller - General to the Colonial Secretary (C19-C21) No. 1630 (frame 712)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

Peter Kennedy 25641

M, #2564, b. 1829

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BirthHe was born in 1829.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 27 June 1850 at County Kildare, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a smith on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 August 1854 at Western Australia.1 
EscapedPeter Kennedy 2564 escaped from Escaped per Norah Creina on 7 March 1857.2,3,4 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S78] SLWA, online slwa.wa.gov.au, https://purl.slwa.wa.gov.au/slwa_b2487454_002
  3. [S78] SLWA, online slwa.wa.gov.au, https://purl.slwa.wa.gov.au/slwa_b1864946_002
  4. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, Letter and Memoranda Books Comptroller-General to the Colonial Secretary (C22-C23) No. 730 (frame 157) https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

Michael Sullivan 25651

M, #2565, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 7 years on 4 August 1848 at County Mayo, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 26 November 1853 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Daniel Spillane 25661

M, #2566, b. 1801

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BirthHe was born in 1801.1 
ConvictedConvicted of vagrancy and sentenced to 7 years on 21 July 1850 at County Cork, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 August 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 2 February 1857 at Western Australia.1 

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Thomas Gateley 25671

M, #2567, b. 1830, d. 22 March 1857
Name-Change Thomas Gateley 2567 was also known as Thomas Gately 2567.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
DeathHe died on 22 March 1857 at Wanerenooka Mine, Northampton, Western Australia, reg: 906/1857.1,2 
BurialHe was buried at Wanerenooka Cemetery, Wanerenooka, Western Australia.3 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & robbery and sentenced to 7 years on 29 July 1851 at County Galway, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor on 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 10 July 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 12 January 1856 at Western Australia.1 

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au.
  3. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/242654433/thomas-gately

John McAlphine 25681

M, #2568, b. 1830
Name-Change John McAlphine 2568 was also known as John McAlpine 2568.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7 years on 7 November 1851 at Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a brass founder on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 July 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 21 January 1856 at Western Australia.1 
LeftJohn McAlphine 2568 left the colony for NSW on 27 April 1856.1 

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Last Edited12 Feb 2023

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  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Patrick McEvoy 25691

M, #2569, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny & felony and sentenced to 10 years on 2 January 1852 at Meath, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a baker on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 20 October 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted in November 1856 at Western Australia.1 

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Thomas Daly 25701

M, #2570, b. 1823
Name-Change Thomas Daly 2570 was also known as Thomas Daley 2570.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1823 at Ireland.1 
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 2 July 1849 at County Clare, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 April 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited29 Sep 2023

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

James Craig 25711

M, #2571, b. 1832

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of assault and sentenced to 7 years on 27 June 1849 at Antrim, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 1 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipPhoebe Dunbar Convict Index
Last Edited30 Nov 2022

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Henry Gault 25721

M, #2572, b. 1833, d. 27 March 1875
Name-Change Henry Gault 2572 was also known as Robert Gault 2572. 

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BirthHe was born in 1833 at Antrim, Ireland.1 
DeathHe died on 27 March 1875 at Gilgering, York, Western Australia.2,3 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 6 April 1850 at Antrim, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a brushmaker on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 20 June 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted in June 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipPhoebe Dunbar Convict Index
Last Edited6 Apr 2024

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 8439/1875. Recorded as Robt Gault.
  3. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Deaths 1842-1935.

Patrick Hogan 25731

M, #2573, b. 1832
Name-Change Patrick Hogan 2573 was also known as Patrick Hagan 2573.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 7 years on 8 March 1849 at County Armagh, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 1 March 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipPhoebe Dunbar Convict Index
Last Edited30 Nov 2022

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Alexander Regan 25741

M, #2574, b. 1835

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 7 years . on 8 March 1849 at County Armagh, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 30 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 April 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 February 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipPhoebe Dunbar Convict Index
Last Edited30 Nov 2022

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Francis Murphy 25751

M, #2575, b. 1827

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 10 July 1850 at County Armagh, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 30 August 1853. Applied for wife Elizabeth & son to come to WA. They arrived per Berkshire.1,2 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 30 August 1853.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 30 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Phoebe Dunbar arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 30 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 July 1854 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in July 1857 at Western Australia.1 
LeftFrancis Murphy 2575 left the colony for SA per City of Melbourne on 9 December 1863.1,3 

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LeftLeft for South Aust Index
Left the WA Colony Index
Last Edited22 Jul 2023

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Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S84] Records of the Colonial Office, online nla.gov.au/nla.obj-728202615/findingaid#nla-obj-728207492, Register of applications for passages to the colonies for convicts' families
    https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2054384016/view
  3. [S76] Convicts Who Left From Albany, online ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…