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James Gillespie

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Gillespie
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Groom
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Pickpocket
Convicted at: Ireland, Armagh
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Edward
Departure date: 17th October, 1830
Arrival date: 22nd February, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 25 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, Edward 2. Arrived from Ireland 22nd February 1831.
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 13th September, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, Edward 2. Arrived from Ireland 22nd February 1831.

No;  31 - 207. 9 .  James Gillespie
Age; 24 Est Date of Birth; 1807
Married. 1 Male and 1 Female child
Occupation; Groom and servant
Offence; Picking pockets
Trial; Armagh - 18 March 1830
Sentence; 7 years
Family in Colony;  MOTHER-IN LAW, Catherine Rogan, in Van Diemen’s Land about 6 years ago.
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Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th September, 2020 wrote:

Warrants of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland

Indent No; 9
Offence: Larceny
Sentence: 7 years
Age; 23. Est date of birth; 1807
Height; 5 ft. 5 1/2
Complexion: Brown
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Hazel
Where Tried: Armagh Spring Assizes 1830

Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th November, 2020 wrote:

WIFE; Name; Catherine Gillespie. Arrived in the colony per Ship; Hooghley (3) - 1831. refer
Indent No; 20

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 13th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, Edward 2. Arrived from Ireland 22nd February 1831. (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Gillespie, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1807, date

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th September, 2020 made the following changes:

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