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John Fitzsimon

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Fitzsimon
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: Engraver
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: Forgery
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waverley
Departure date: 22nd February, 1839
Arrival date: 17th June, 1839
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 38 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Records NSW - Ship List From the National Archives of Ireland: http://www.nationalarchives.ie/index.html
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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 20th November, 2016 wrote:

Aged 27
Occupation: Engraver and Copper Plate Printer
Crime: “Having ?? a plate for making
counterfeit coin”
Tried 27 October 1838
Height 5 feet 4
Eyes Blue
Hair Brown
Complexion Dark
Catholic and Married
Native place Dublin
CF 46/119

Peter on 4th June, 2017 wrote:

Origionally sentenced to transportation for life - commuted to 7 years.

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 20th November, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: State Records NSW - Ship List (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Fitzsimon, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1812, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Peter on 4th June, 2017 made the following changes:

source: State Records NSW - Ship List From the National Archives of Ireland: http://www.nationalarchives.ie/index.html (prev. State Records NSW - Ship List), crime

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