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James Dunne

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Dunne
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: Labourer
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: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Cadet
Departure date: 9th April, 1844
Arrival date: 24th August, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON33-1-58,178,37,L,80
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 8th November, 2012 wrote:

Tried and convicted at Dublin City 01/01/1844 for stealing boots. 7yr sentence. Transported on ‘Cadet’ 1844.
Gaol Report: well conducted
Surgeon’s Report: very good.

Single; clothesman; hazel eyes; brown hair; ruddy complexion; labourer; Roman Catholic; can read & write; 5’ 1 1/2”; age 25yrs.

Station Gang: Buckland, VDL. Emerged from Gang 24/11/1845.
Served time at Fingal; Antil Ponds; Oatlands; Lovely Banks; New Town farm.

Ticket of Leave 30/03/1850.
Free Certificate 25/02/1851.

03/01/1877: Vagrancy - 1mth hard labour.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 21st December, 2012 wrote:

Father: Richard
Mother: Mary
Brothers: Daniel, John
Sisters: Catherine, Mary, Anne

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 8th November, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1819, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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