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Patrick Kilmartin (1809–1835)

Patrick Kilmartin, farm servant, was sentenced to seven years transportation for stealing money. He arrived in Sydney in 1834 aboard the James Laing. He was described as being 5 feet 9¾ inches (177.5 cms) tall with a dark, ruddy and freckled complexion, brown hair and light hazel eyes.

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Mayo, Ireland


11 May, 1835 (aged ~ 26)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Crime: theft
Sentence: 7 years