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life span was 56 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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D Wong on 4th April, 2019 wrote:
James Drew was 18 years old (Irish Convicts to NSW website) on arrival (or 16 according to his Indent).
Native Place: Cork.
James was 5’4” tall, well built, grey eyes, auburn hair, lisps and has a small cast in his eye.
23/6/1831: Permission to Marry Sarah Stephenson/Stevenson (Lucy Davidson 1829) at Maitland.
Sarah was 19 and on bond - James 28 and free.
1831: Married Sarah Stephenson at Church of England Hexham, Newcastle, Christ Church.
Children - NSW BDM:
1846: Sarah Jane
1849: James died, aged 47 (NSW BDM) or 45 as per age on Indent.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 4th April, 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: Drew, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1804, date of death: 1849, gender: m, occupation, crim