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Alexander Maguire

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Alexander Maguire
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: Errand boy
Date of Death: 1866
Age: 47 years

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 7 years

Crime: Stealing a handkerchief
Convicted at: Ireland, Antrim
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Clyde
Departure date: 11th May, 1838
Arrival date: 10th September, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 175 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 21st September, 2013 wrote:

Alexander Maguire was 19 years old when transported for “stealing handkerchiefs and a pistol”.  He was single, and his native place was County Down.

Alexander was 5’8 1/2” tall, ruddy complexion, black hair, dark hazel eyes, tattoos.

1842: TOL Muswellbrook
8/6/1844: TOL Passport, on recommendation of Commissioner of Crown Lands, New England.
1/5/1845: COF

15/3/1845: Married Eliza Haynes at Armidale, they had 5 children.

Moved to Belfast (Port Fairy) Victoria

1866: Alexander died at Casterton, Victoria.

Eliza Haynes was born C1823 in Cork, and died 10/9/1897 aged 74 and is buried at Nyah, Victoria.
In 1869 she married John Bertram.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 21st September, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1819, date of death 1866, gender, occupation, crime

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