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Details for the convict Denis O'Brien (1825)

Convict Name:Denis O'Brien
Trial Place:Clonmel Tipperary County Ireland
Trial Date:1823
Sentence:Life
Notes:Source of information: Peter Mayberry's Irish Convicts to NSW website
 
Arrival Details
Ship:Ann and Amelia
Arrival Year:1825
 
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Denis partnered Edward Kingsley (Burrell 1830) and Michael Lynch (Lord Sidmouth 1821) in the shooting murder of Captain William Payne on 19 July 1831 at Bathurst NSW.
Source; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 19 November 1831 page 3
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 18 June 2014

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Research notes

Denis was born about 1800 Tipperary County Ireland
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 18 June 2014
Denis was tried and convicted at Clonmel Tipperary County in 1823 and sentenced to life transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 18 June 2014
Denis arrived Sydney aged 25 aboard Ann &Amelia on 2 January 1825 with his Indent showing trade "ploughman".
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 18 June 2014
Denis with Edward Kingsley and Michael Lynch were convicted on 18 November 1831 of murdering Captain Payne on 19 July 1831 and sentenced to death.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 18 June 2014
Sources; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 24 September 1831 p2 and The Australian 18 Nov 1831 p3 & 25 Nov 1831 p3 and Sydney Herald 7 Nov 1831 p1 & 14 Nov 1831 p4 &21 Nov 1831 p4
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 18 June 2014
Denis together with Edward Kingsley and Michael Lynch were hanged on 21 November 1831 in Sydney. Source; Sydney Moniter 23 November 1831 page 2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 18 June 2014

Disclaimer: The information has not been verified by Claim a Convict. As this information is contributed, it is the responsibility of those who use the data to verify its accuracy.

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