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James Hanley

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Hanley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: Ploughman and shepherd
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Tipperary
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Borodino
Departure date: 11th February, 1828
Arrival date: 12th July, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 36 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 20th April, 2018 wrote:

James HANLEY was transported to New South Wales, Australia per the ‘Borodino’ 1828.

1828: Assigned to James Reid, Rosebrook.
18 Dec 1836: Ticket of Leave granted.

D Wong on 16th August, 2020 wrote:

James Hanley was listed as 30 years old on arrival.

Native Place: Tipperary.

James was literate, RC, married with 3 children, 5’7½” tall, fair ruddy freckled complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes, P H and crucifix on right arm, scar at outside corner of right eye and lower parts of right cheek.

Assigned to John Reid, Rose Brook.

20/12/1832: TOL Maitland
13/9/1834: TOL cancelled.  Erroneously granted.
28/12/1836: TOL, Maitland.

Record 37264 from ‘Ireland-Australia transportation database’
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Trial place:
Co Tipperary

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List of wives and families of convicts in New South Wales who are recommended by
the Governor of that colony to be provided with a Free Passage for the purpose
of joining such convicts. Wife, Bridget Owen, residing at Loughmore, near Thurles.

1847: Aged 40, Assigned to Mrs. Hanley, Maitland.

15/11/1848: CP

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 20th April, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: https://www.jenwilletts.com (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Hanley, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1784, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

D Wong on 16th August, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, source: https://www.jenwilletts.com. http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi (prev. https://www.jenwilletts.com), date of birth: 1798 (prev. 1784), occupation, crime

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