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James Coughlan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Coughlan
Aliases: Gaughan
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: Reaper
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Mayo
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Southworth
Departure date: 18th November, 1821
Arrival date: 9th March, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 100 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 28th March, 2019 wrote:

James Coughlan was 25 years old on arrival.

James was 5’5½” tall, stout build, brown hair, hazel eyes.

Colonial Secretary Papers:
COUGHLAN, James. Per “Southworth”, 1822

1822 Mar 14:  On list of convicts landed from the “Southworth” and forwarded to Liverpool for distribution (Reel 6009; 4/3505 p.13)

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 28th March, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Coughlan, alias1: Gaughan, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1798, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occup

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