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James Cunningham

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Cunningham
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: Miner
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: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Down
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 9th January, 1836
Arrival date: 17th May, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 68 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts.
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Community Contributions

Dennis Nightingale on 8th June, 2015 wrote:

Born - Down County Ireland.  Single - Stealing cloth.

Dennis Nightingale on 9th June, 2015 wrote:

126701 Cunningham James - Surry 1836. 
1840 5 August Raymond Terrace GG.
           
  Granted Ticket of Leave.
 


169862 Cunningham James Surry 1836 10 March 1846 Newcastle gaol Gaol Entrance Books. State Archives NSW; Item: 2/2009; Roll: 757 (Ancestry)
           
  Labourer from Co. Down. Admitted to Newcastle gaol from Maitland. Sent for trial. Sentenced to 18 months in irons at No. 3 Stockade, Newcastle.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 8th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts. (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Cunningham, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1811, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Dennis Nightingale on 8th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, occupation, crime

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