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James Dougherty, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 165 (84)
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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D Wong on 22nd October, 2018 wrote:
James Dougherty was 19 years old on arrival ; native place: Liverpool.
James was literate, catholic, single, 5’3½” tall, ruddy complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes, scar on right side of forehead, mark of scrofuls under right jaw, large star inside lower right arm, J. D and dot on lower left arm, dot back of left hand near the thumb.
1850: TOL Yass
1853: TOL Goulburn.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 22nd October, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1821 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime