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James Kirkwood, one of 178 convicts transported on the Portland, 19 November 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 223 (114)
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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D Wong on 4th May, 2014 wrote:
Sat 19 Mar 1831
James Kirkwood, 20, with uttering, at Liverpool, a forged 30s. Bank of Ireland note. — Guilty ; judgment respited.
James was the son of Robert Kirkwood (Isabella 1831) who was convicted of the same crime on the same date.
1841: TOL Maitland
Married: Mary A UNKNOWN b: EST 1810 and had 1 child, Mary Jane Kirkwood born 1857 in Armidale, NSW.
1861: Married Mary Ann BOWEN b: EST 1820 in Armidale NSW and had 8 children.
1881: Died at Armidale NSW.
Maureen Withey on 12th August, 2019 wrote:
Sydney Gazette, 27 Dec 1832.
New South Wales. Return of all male convicts assigned And transferred between the 1st and 31st days of October, 1832, inclusively.
Kirkwood James, Portland, cabinet-maker, to T. W. M. Winder, Windermere
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 4th May, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1810 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1881 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
Maureen Withey on 12th August, 2019 made the following changes: