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James Cahill

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Cahill
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Boatman
Date of Death: 1832
Age: 23 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: House robbery
Convicted at: Ireland. Dublin
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sophia
Departure date: 15th September, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 186 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Keith South on 13th April, 2015 wrote:

James was a native of Dublin, 20 and single. He was a cousin of Thomas Cahill who arrived in 1830 on AndrmedaII

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st January, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Ship: Sophia - 1827
Name; James Cahill. Age; 20 [1809]

Reads, Catholic, Single
Native County;  Dublin
Trade; Boatman
Offence; Robbery
Trial; 21 Feb 1828 - Life - 2 previous
Height; 5 ft. 2 in
Complexion; Ruddy freckled
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Grey
Additional Remarks; DIED; at Windsor Jan, 1st 1832

Convict Changes History

Keith South on 13th April, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi?requestType=Search&ship=Sophia+(1829) (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Cahill, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1809, date of

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st January, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1832 (prev. 0000)

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