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Richard Burke

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Burke
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Top sawyer perfect
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Rioting/unlawful oaths
Convicted at: Sligo
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Mariner
Departure date: 19th January, 1827
Arrival date: 23rd May, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 63 other convicts


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Community Contributions

D Wong on 17th November, 2012 wrote:

Richard Burke was transported on the MARINER 1827.
Richard was 22 years old and a WhiteBoy, single.

1836: TOL
1/2/1843: CP

1834: Married Mary Rogers (Caroline 1833) at the time he was listed as a shoemaker.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 17th November, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 99 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1805, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

D Wong on 20th November, 2012 made the following changes:


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