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John Maher

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Maher
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1788
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 7 years

Crime: Stealing money
Convicted at: Tipperary Ireland
Sentence term: 7 years
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. NSW State Records, Convict Index [4/4145, Reel 938][4/4388, Reel 1016]
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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 16th October, 2017 wrote:

can read, Roman Catholic, Married with 2 sons, native place: County Tipperary
Tried: 11 January 1836, no former convictions
Lost all the front upper teeth, sandy whiskers, breast hairy, tops of middle and third fingers of right hand contracted, scar back of left wrist, large scar palm of left hand near the little finger.
TOL: 40/2448 - District: Evan
COF: 43/2229, 29 Dec 1843

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 16th October, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: State Archives NSW; Convict Indents, Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X638]; Microfiche: 718. NSW State Records, Convict Index [4/4145, Reel 938][4/4388, Reel 1016] (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Maher, alias1: ,

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