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||12th March, 1887
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
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D Wong on 17th June, 2013 wrote:
James Kernahan was 21 years old and was transported for “Firearms”. James is listed as a Whiteboy Rebel and was arrested for carrying firearms with intent to rob.
1834: Assigned to A Murray at Parramatta.
1837: TOL Sydney
1841: Married Mary MacGoldrick/Goldrick (1819-1884) at Parramatta. They had 11 children.
By 1857, James had bought land plots along the Richmond Road.
1872: Listed as a farmer
12/3/1887: James was listed as a fruit grower at the time of his death, although he lived at Kissing Point, Ryde.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 17th June, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1813, date of death 12th March, 1887, gender, occupation, crime