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John Mulhern

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Mulhern
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing a gun
Convicted at: Ireland, Longford
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: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures and 1837 NSW General Muster.
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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 1st November, 2020 wrote:

The convict indentures state that John Mulhern was 28 years old.  He could neither read nor write; religion Roman Catholic; status single and a native of County Longford.  He was a farm labourer.  John was convicted of stealing a gun at Longford on 5 March 1835 and sentenced to 7 years.  He had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes: height 5 feet 3 1/2 inches; complexion dark; hair brown and eyes hazel.  Transport number 145.  Prisoner number 36-1948.
1837 NSW General Musters state that John Mulhern was assigned to I) Government Service in Sydney and ii) William Jackson at Gundaroo, near Canberra.
Received ticket of leave in 1842 (number 42/1202).

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 1st November, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures and 1837 NSW General Muster. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Mulhern, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1808, date of death: 0000, gender:

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