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James Dunne

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Dunne
Aliases: Dunn
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1831
Occupation: Shoemaker
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: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: -
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Blenheim
Departure date: 1st November, 1848
Arrival date: 2nd February, 1849
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 14 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts: Conduct Record/Application for Permission to marry/Colonial Families.
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th January, 2014 wrote:

James Dunne was convicted at Co.Wicklow for sheep stealing (with his brother Thomas, also convicted and on board). 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Blenheim’ arriving 1849.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th January, 2014 wrote:

Native place of birth - Co. Wicklow abt 1831.
Aged 17yrs; Roman Catholic; farm labourer/shoe maker; single; 5’3 1/4”.

Brother Thomas Dunne also convicted of this offence and transported to VDL.

Mother- Mary
Brothers - Thomas, Tim, Patrick & William
Sister - Elizabeth (also transported to VDL on the ‘East London’ 1843)

Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th January, 2014 wrote:

Married Mary Ann Carbery/Carberry 1852.

Colonial Family listing:
DUNN, JAMES
Gender: Male
Birth 1832 - 
Marriage/Relationship: 1852 - HOBART, Tasmania   (CARBERY, MARY ANN)
Death:

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th January, 2014 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1831, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th January, 2014 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts: Conduct Record/Application for Permission to marry/Colonial Families. (prev. Tasmanian Archives - convicts)

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