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James Connors

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Connors
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1780
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Kings County
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Castle Forbes
Departure date: 3rd October, 1819
Arrival date: 4th March, 1820
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 29 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convict records
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 13th December, 2016 wrote:

James CONNORS was convicted at Kings County, Ireland in the Lent of 1819. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Castle Forbes’ arriving 1820.

There are no remarks or assignments at all on his Conduct Record page. (Ref. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-6,358,89,F,60). His Indent record does have details, so he must have made the voyage.

Aged 40yrs; labourer; 5’5 1/4”; Hazel eyes; light brown hair; ruddy complexion.
Disposition: indifferent
Native Place - Kings County, Ireland.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 13th December, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convict records (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Connors, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1780, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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