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James Fegan

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Fegan
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1797
Occupation: -
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: Pig stealing
Convicted at: Meath Ireland
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Blenheim
Departure date: 19th May, 1839
Arrival date: 27th September, 1839
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 55 other convicts


Primary source: State Records NSW (SRNSW) : NRS 12189, [X642], 1939, Blenheim, p.3
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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 26th October, 2016 wrote:

NSW 1839 Ship List, page 92 and 93: Convict No.29-1131, could read and write, Roman Catholic, Married, 6 children (1 boy, 5 girls), Native place: County Meath, Tried 26 February 1839, no former conviction, Height 5 feet 5 3/4, ruddy and freckled complexion, light brown with grey hair, grey eyes

Iris Dunne on 27th October, 2016 wrote:

Occupation: Schoolmaster

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 26th October, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: State Records NSW (SRNSW) : NRS 12189, [X642], 1939, Blenheim, p.3 (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Fegan, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1797, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupa

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