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James Maher

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Maher
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: Farm servant
Date of Death: 27th July, 1842
Age: 31 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Manslaughter
Convicted at: Tipperary Ireland
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 21st May, 1836
Arrival date: 6th September, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales [Port Phillip]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 218 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives NSW; Convict Indents, Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X638]; Microfiche: 718 and Convict Death Register 1826-1879
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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 7th October, 2017 wrote:

Aged 25 on arrival, can read, Roman Catholic, Single, Native Place: County Tipperary
Tried 17 March 1836
No former convictions
Death 27 July 1842 Newcastle Hospital

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 7th October, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: State Archives NSW; Convict Indents, Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X638]; Microfiche: 718 and Convict Death Register 1826-1879 (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Maher, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , da

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