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James Murray, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 171 (87)
||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 22nd August, 2018 wrote:
James Murray was 23 years old when transported for ‘Striking a sergeant’.
James was literate, single, his native place was Aberdeen - 5’4½” tall, ruddy complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, eyebrows partially meeting, scar on right, nose cocked, small scar over left eyebrow, small mole on right side of neck.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 22nd August, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1816 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime