James Mulcahy 22511

M, #2251, b. 1828, d. 20 December 1879
Name-Change James Mulcahy 2251 was also known as Jack Mulchahy 2251.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1828 at Ireland.1 
BurialHe was buried on 20 December 1879 at Geraldton Cemetery, Geraldton, Western Australia.2 
DeathHe died on 20 December 1879 at Geraldlton, Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 21 June 1849 at Carrick-on-Suir, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 July 1854 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in September 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=20594

Thomas Cavanagh 22521

M, #2252, b. 1813, d. 6 July 1885

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BirthHe was born in 1813.1 
DeathHe died on 6 July 1885 at Albany, Western Australia, killed by falling tree.1,2 
ConvictedConvicted of highway robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 1 July 1850 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 16 August 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 26 May 1857 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. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, 1885 pg 115.

William Ryan 22531

M, #2253, b. 1826, d. 13 May 1854

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BirthHe was born in 1826.1 
DeathHe died on 13 May 1854 at Western Australia.1,2 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 19 April 1850 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.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. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

Edmund Cahill 22541

M, #2254, b. 1830, d. 23 April 1895

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BirthHe was born in 1830 at Ireland.1 
MarrHe married Bridget Reddin on 25 November 1855 at York, Western Australia.2 
DeathHe died on 23 April 1895 at Southern Cross, Western Australia.3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of cattle stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 11 March 1850 at Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 21 April 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 28 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of Edmund Cahill (himself).5 
Bio The attached story is compliments of Marcia Waston.6
Research We were inititally confused about his death because of an Inquest in 1903 pg 41 which has him dying in Northampton. Thanks to good work by the Midwest team we agree that the police got it wrong and the man who died as Edmund Cahill in Northampton was #8551. 

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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: 890/1855.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/255683986
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 524/1895. Recorded as Edward Cahill.
  5. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…
  6. [S32] Marcia Watson,WA.

Joseph Cahill 22551

M, #2255, b. 1829, d. 26 July 1897

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BirthHe was born in 1829.1 
BurialHe was buried on 26 July 1897 at York Cemetery, York, Western Australia.2 
DeathHe died on 26 July 1897 at York Hospital, York, Western Australia.3 
ConvictedConvicted of cattle stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 11 March 1850 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 21 April 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 8 August 1855 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of Edmund Cahill.4 
Bio The attached story is compliments of Marcia Watson.5

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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. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Burials 1843-1935.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/148265639
  4. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…
  5. [S32] Marcia Watson,WA.

Edmund Halley 22561

M, #2256, b. 1819, d. 4 August 1853
Name-Change Edmund Halley 2256 was also known as Edmund Slattery 2256.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1819.1 
DeathHe died on 4 August 1853 at at sea.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 14 March 1850 at Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 May 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 1 May 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small leaving from Queenstown, County Cork, Ireland, on 1 May 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison. He died on the journey.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.

Philip Hackett 22571

M, #2257, b. 1820, d. 13 May 1895
Name-Change Philip Hackett 2257 was also known as William Hackett 2257.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1820.1 
DeathHe died on 13 May 1895 at Busselton, Western Australia.1,2,3 
BurialHe was buried at Busselton Pioneer Cemetery, Busselton, Western Australia.4 
ConvictedConvicted of grievous assault and sentenced to 7 years on 8 November 1850 at Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 2 chn as at 19 August 1853. Wife Margaret Marra & 2 sons arrived per Berkshire.1,5 
OccupationRecorded as a herdsman on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 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 November 1857 at Western Australia.1 
Bio His story can be found at Harvey History Online

Also mentioned on pg 190 of A Brand on His Coat.6 

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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. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/78361141
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 805/1895.
  4. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/199869184/…
  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-2054383624/view
  6. [S56] Rica Erickson, The Brand on His Coat, pg 190.

John Byan 22581

M, #2258, b. 1823
Name-Change John Byan 2258 was also known as John Ryan 2258.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1823.1 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 8 July 1851 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a soldier on 19 August 1853.1,2 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in June 1857 at Western Australia.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 August 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Research There is very limited information available to properly line up #2258, #2270, #2271 with thier Irish records. The details have been allocated based on age difference with a reasonable likelihood of error! 

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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. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

John Sheenan 22591

M, #2259, b. 1826
Name-Change John Sheenan 2259 was also known as John Sheehan 2259.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1826.1 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery in a dwelling & being armed and sentenced to 15 years on 18 July 1850 at Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 25 September 1855 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 19 July 1861 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 Dwyer 22601

M, #2260, b. 1825

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BirthHe was born in 1825.1 
ConvictedConvicted of arson and sentenced to 10 years on 17 July 1850 at Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 August 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 22 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.

James Healey 22611

M, #2261, b. 1832
Name-Change James Healey 2261 was also known as John Healey 2261.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 29 April 1850 at Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 5 July 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 27 August 1859 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted and sentenced to (an unknown value) on 2 July 1873 at Perth, Western Australia.2 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 14 July 1877 at Western Australia.3 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 24 July 1879 at Western Australia.3 

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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. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  3. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.

James Martin 22621

M, #2262, b. 1826, d. 10 July 1890

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BirthHe was born in 1826.1 
DeathHe died on 10 July 1890 at Beverley, Western Australia.1,2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of rhighway robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 12 March 1850 at Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 30 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of William Quinlan.5 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in March 1860 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. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, 1890 pg 121.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/148138040
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 444/1890.
  5. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…

John Ryan 22631

M, #2263, b. 1827

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
ConvictedConvicted of highway robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 23 January 1850 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 27 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted in January 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.

William Ryan 22641

M, #2264, b. 1835

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 10 April 1850 at Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a messenger on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 13 July 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 28 March 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.

James Harrington 22651

M, #2265, b. 1828, d. 18 November 1906

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Parents His parents were Edmund Harrington & Margaret Lee.2 
BirthHe was born in 1828.1 
BurialHe was buried at Karrakatta Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia. RC BB 19.3 
DeathHe died on 18 November 1906 at Claremont, Western Australia.3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 15 years on 16 July 1849 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
OccupationRecorded as a soldier on 19 August 1853.1,5 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 July 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 27 October 1862 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: 1600103/1906.
  3. [S14] Metropolitan Cemeteries Board, online ww2.mcb.wa.gov.au/NameSearch, https://portal.mcb.wa.gov.au/name-search/ns-detail/
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 1600103/1906.
  5. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

John Hogan 22661

M, #2266, b. 1809, d. 20 July 1887

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BirthHe was born in 1809.1 
BurialHe was buried on 20 July 1887 at York Cemetery, York, Western Australia.2 
DeathHe died on 20 July 1887 at York, Western Australia.3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and robbery and sentenced to 15 years on 20 July 1849 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 22 April 1854 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 19 August 1863 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. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Burials 1843-1935.
  3. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Deaths 1842-1935.
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 418/1887.

James White 22671

M, #2267, b. 1828

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BirthHe was born in 1828.1 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 30 April 1850 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 chd as at 19 August 1853. Applied for wife & chd to come to WA 1/2yr return 30.6.1856.2,3 
OccupationRecorded as a caretaker on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 5 July 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 30 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.
  2. [S85] CO 18 Despatches, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2043256406/view
  3. [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-2054383624/view

Michael Meehan 22681

M, #2268, b. 1820, d. 14 June 1853

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BirthHe was born in 1820.1 
DeathHe died on 14 June 1853 at at sea.1 
ConvictedConvicted of grievous assault and sentenced to 7 years on 28 October 1850 at Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 1 May 1853.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 1 May 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a servant on 1 May 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small leaving from Queenstown, County Cork, Ireland, on 1 May 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison. He died on the journey.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.

Martin Croneen 22691

M, #2269, b. 1823
Name-Change Martin Croneen 2269 was also known as Henry Martin Cronin 2269. 
Name-Change Martin Croneen 2269 was also known as Martin Cronin 2269. 

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BirthHe was born in 1823.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & robbery and sentenced to 7 years on 11 April 1850 at Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 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 May 1857 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipRobert Small Convict Index
Last Edited24 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.

John Ryan 22701

M, #2270, b. 1832

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 28 June 1851 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a carter on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 15 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in August 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Research There is very limited information available to properly line up #2258, #2270, #2271 with thier Irish records. The details have been allocated based on age difference with a reasonable likelihood of error! 

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Last Edited1 Sep 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.

John Ryan 22711

M, #2271, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 20 June 1850 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 9 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 16 February 1856 at Western Australia.1 
Research There is very limited information available to properly line up #2258, #2270, #2271 with thier Irish records. The details have been allocated based on age difference with a reasonable likelihood of error! 

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ShipRobert Small Convict Index
Last Edited1 Sep 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.

James Ryan 22721

M, #2272, b. 1832

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of cattle stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 8 July 1851 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 30 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 10 May 1856 at Western Australia.1 
LeftJames Ryan 2272 left the colony for SA per S.S. Alexandra on 5 February 1867.1,2 

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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. [S76] Convicts Who Left From Albany, online ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

James Crough 22731

M, #2273, b. 1831

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 28 June 1851 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 May 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 24 December 1855 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipRobert Small Convict Index
Last Edited9 Dec 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.

John McCarthy 22741

M, #2274, b. 1825, d. 25 August 1893

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BirthHe was born in 1825 at Ireland.1 
DeathHe died on 25 August 1893 at York, Western Australia.2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 27 August 1893 at York Cemetery, York, Western Australia.2,4
ConvictedConvicted of cow stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 8 April 1851 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was widower 2 chn as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a groom on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 November 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 6 April 1857 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of John McCarthy (himself).5 

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West AustYork Census 1859 Index
Last Edited7 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. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/148381138/…
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 664/1893.
  4. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50632784/john-mccarthy
  5. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…

Patrick Rorke 22751

M, #2275, b. 1827

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
ConvictedConvicted of felonious assault and robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 22 March 1851 at County Tipperary, Ireland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 19 August 1853.1 
OccupationRecorded as a shepherd on 19 August 1853.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Robert Small arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 19 August 1853. He had been collected from Ireland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 November 1854 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 January 1857 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipRobert Small Convict Index
Last Edited2 Sep 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.