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Matthew King

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Matthew King
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: 1878
Age: 66 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Ireland, Meath
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Nautilus
Departure date: 17th September, 1839
Arrival date: 9th February, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales and Norfolk Island
Passenger manifest Travelled with 5 other convicts

References

Primary source: •State Records NSW (SRNSW) : NRS 12189, [X642A], 1840, Nautilus, p.5
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 20th October, 2017 wrote:

Matthew King was 28 years old on arrival - he was single.

Native Place: Meath County

Occupation: Soldier/Nailor (or could that be tailor??)

D Wong on 20th October, 2017 wrote:

3/3/1840: Arrived Norfolk Island
3/3/1844: Arrived VDL per ‘Maitland’.

1844: TOL on arrival in VDL

Matthew was then described as: 31 years old, a shepherd, 5’7½” tall, sallow complexion, dark brown hair, black whiskers, hazel eyes, native place: Dublin,
Lost part of left arm, scar on left eyebrow.

6/7/1846: COF

15/10/1846: Passenger, George Town to Port Phillip per ‘Shamrock’.

Convict Changes History

Heather Barling on 16th July, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: •State Records NSW (SRNSW) : NRS 12189, [X642A], 1840, Nautilus, p.5 (prev. ), firstname: Matthew, surname: King, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1812, date of death: 1878, gender: m, occ

D Wong on 20th October, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, occupation

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