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James Curran

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Curran
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1788
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Carlow
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Westmoreland
Departure date: 27th April, 1838
Arrival date: 22nd August, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 82 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au
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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 16th November, 2016 wrote:

James CURRAN was convicted at Carlow, Ireland in 1838 for stealing. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to New South Wales, Australia per the ‘Westmoreland’ arriving Aug 1838.

Aged 50yrs; labourer; Roman Catholic.
Married man - 3 male children, 4 female children.
Native place - London, England.

Received a Certificate of Freedom, in NSW (ref. 45/950)

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 16th November, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Curran, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1788, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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