Eliza CALLAGHAN (aka Sarah THOMPSON) was born 1803, Co. Clare, Ireland.
By 1820 she was living in London and 1821 convicted & transported
for passing forged banknotes. In 1824 she absconded and found refuge on
John BATMANs property at Ben Lomond, east of Launceston. They had 3 illegitimate daughters before marrying in 1828, then another four daughters and one son.