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||16th June, 1842
life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
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Nell Murphy on 28th May, 2016 wrote:
James Collins was convicted at Tyrone on 11 March 1841 for stealing bank notes from his employer’s till. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Waverley’ 1841.
Married man - wife Mary; aged 23yrs; miller by trade; 5’7 1/4”.
Native place -Armagh
One child - Ann
Mother - Margaret
Brothers - John, William & Robert
Sisters - Margaret & Jane
Probation station - Jerusalem (Tasmania)12mths.
28 Feb 1842: Hospital, New Norfolk.
Died in hospital, New Norfolk 16 June 1842.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 28th May, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Collins, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1819, date of death: 16th June, 1842, gender: m, occupation, crime
Nell Murphy on 4th July, 2016 made the following changes: