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James Crighton

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Crighton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1825
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1853
Age: 28 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Clare
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Phoebe Dunbar
Departure date: 2nd June, 1853
Arrival date: 30th August, 1853
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 32 other convicts


Primary source: Western Australian convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 13th October, 2016 wrote:

James Crighton was convicted at Clare, Ireland on 21 June 1850 for stealing. 10yr transportation sentence. Sent to Western Australia per the ‘Phoebe Dunbar’ which arrived 30 Aug 1853. James died during the voyage.

Convict Changes History

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

convicted at, term: 10 years, voyage, source: Western Australian convicts (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Crighton, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1825, date of death: 1853, gender: m, occupation, crime

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