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James Boyle

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Boyle
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: 8th June, 1837
Age: 37 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Murder
Convicted at: Rangoon General Court Martial
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Cawdry
Departure date: 1826
Arrival date: 1826
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 13 other convicts

References

Primary source: Moreton Bay Convict Register. 1828 Census Index.
Source description:

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Maureen Withey on 4th August, 2019 wrote:

Moreton Bay Convict Register
Arrived, 20 July 1827, per the Brig Wellington.
James Boyle,ship, Cawdry,conviction at Rangoon, 13 Nov 1824, Murder, Life, trade, soldier. Colonial conviction, quarter sessions, Parramatta, 7 Apr 1827, Absconding 5 times, three years, To Sydney 18 May 1830.

Moreton Bay Convict Record.Description.
James Boyle, native place, Ireland, age 32, height, 5 ft 6 3/4. Fair comp. brown hair, grey eyes.

Parramatta April 7th
James Boyle, a runaway from Paramatta Barrack. The prisoner acknowledged this was the thirteenth time he has absconded. - 3 years to a penal settlement.
Sydney Gazette, 12 Apr 1827.

Return of Convicts apprehended up to this date
James Boyle, Cawdry, from Port Macquarie.
Sydney Gazette, 24 Jan 1833.

The Cawdry arrived in New South Wales from Calcutta on 15 April 1826 bringing fourteen prisoners of the Crown.

Maureen Withey on 23rd October, 2020 wrote:

1828 Census Index.
James Boyle, per Cawdry, 3 year sentence, Moreton Bay.

Maureen Withey on 18th November, 2020 wrote:

Prisoner Index. 1791-1873.
James Boyle, Candry 1826, Convict Death Register, Date 08/06/1837, Port Macquarie , J. Gray, J.P.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th March, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.

Indent No; 11
Age; 26 [1800]
Assigned. Rev S Marsden. Parramatta

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 4th August, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Moreton Bay Convict Register (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Boyle, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Maureen Withey on 23rd October, 2020 made the following changes:

voyage

Maureen Withey on 23rd October, 2020 made the following changes:

source: Moreton Bay Convict Register. 1828 Census Index. (prev. Moreton Bay Convict Register)

Maureen Withey on 18th November, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 8th June, 1837 (prev. 0000)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th March, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), occupation

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