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Fitzpatrick, Cornelius (?–1824)

Cornelius Fitzpatrick arrived in Sydney in 1819 aboard the Minerva. In April 1821 he was on the list of prisoners transported to Newcastle on the Henrietta. In March 1824 he was charged with the murder of John Bentley. Found guilty, he was executed on 28 June 1824.

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'Fitzpatrick, Cornelius (?–1824)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/fitzpatrick-cornelius-29787/text36873, accessed 4 August 2020.

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Life Summary [details]

Death

28 June 1824
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

executed

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