Irish Convicts to New South Wales

Provided by Peter Mayberry

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Hugh Vesty Byrne


Alias: Burne            Irish Rebel: R           Religion:       Age on arrival: 36
Marital status:
Calling/trade: Landholder in NSW
Born: 1770        Native place: Kirikee Wicklow Co
Tried:      Wicklow          Sentence: State Prisoner     Former convictions:
Ship: Tellicherry (1806)
Remarks: State Prisoner from Ireland never tried in Ireland United Irishman
Spouse: m Wicklow Sarah Dwyer
Died: 1842  Campbelltown

References (See Primary Sources)

Convict indents:     Various
1811 Muster:     Y
1817 Muster:     Y
1825 Muster:     Y
Smee & Selkirk Provis - Pioneer Register Vol 1:     Y
Donohoe - Catholics of NSW:     p87
Whitaker: Unfinished Revolution:     p141 143-5 147-8 151-2 156 158 160-2 174 178-180 197 202
Rudé - Protest & Punishment:     p92


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