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||1st April, 1807
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||SRNSW List of Convicts transported from Ireland to New South Wales. NRS 1150 [SZ115] 1150_SZ115_0384
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Beth Kebblewhite on 11th June, 2013 wrote:
At Lifford Assizes - “James and Nancy Corr, for stealing 27 guineas from D. Dermot, to be transported”.(Source: “Belfast Newsletter” 2-6 Sept 1791, page 3)
James CARR (sic)(AG190), free, “Boddingtons” & Henry McCUDDEN (AG191), prisoner, “Britannia”, had land purchased at Prospect. 9 acres were cleared, 4 acres of wheat, 6 acres of maize, total 30 acres. They had 2 hogs & 16 bushels of maize in hand. Both men had women off stores & no children were listed.(Source: Muster of NSW & Norfolk Island 1800-1802 - (Includes) Settlers Muster List 1800)
1807, 8 April - Inquest
James CORE died from a blow or blows by two un-named offenders, who were to be charged with manslaughter. State of his body was putrid & couldn’t be examined.(Source: AONSW Reel 2232)
TARLETON was acquitted, and McCUDDEN (a friend of James) found guilty of manslaughter; he was fined one shilling, and sentenced to be imprisoned for six months. (Source: “Sydney Gazette”, 07/06/1807)
Denis Pember on 15th October, 2017 wrote:
James had been married in Ireland and his wife had been tried with him but found not guilty. However, she did follow him to the colony and they had two children James jnr 1794 and George 1796.
Convict Changes History
Beth Kebblewhite on 11th June, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1769, date of death 1st April, 1807, gender, occupation, crime
Denis Pember on 15th October, 2017 made the following changes: