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John Murray

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Murray
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Errand boy
Date of Death: 3rd September, 1858
Age: 55 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Vagrancy
Convicted at: Cork City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 25th May, 1819
Arrival date: 26th August, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 160 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849
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Community Contributions

Dianne Jones on 13th July, 2020 wrote:

TRIED: Spring 1818 (see New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849).

Dianne Jones on 13th July, 2020 wrote:

Sixteen year old John Murray’s native place was Cork (see New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849).

Dianne Jones on 25th July, 2020 wrote:

1819: John MURRAY 16, 5’0½”, fair ruddy complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes, native place Cork (see NSW Convict Indents, 1788-1842; Bound Indentures 1818-1819).

Dianne Jones on 25th July, 2020 wrote:

1825: John MURRAY – Ticket of Leave – Mary 1819, 7 years; labourer at Parramatta (see NSW and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849, New South Wales General muster M-Z 1825).

Dianne Jones on 25th July, 2020 wrote:

1822: John MURRAY per Mary, 7 years – labourer at Longbottom (see NSW and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849; General Muster).

Dianne Jones on 2nd August, 2020 wrote:

1825, 10 March: John MURRAY – Certificate of Freedom #106/3334 – per Mary (1), 1819; tried Cork City, Spring 1818, seven years; native place Cork; labourer; 22, 5’1½”, ruddy complexion, brown hair, blue eyes (see NSW, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867).

L.S.Lamb on 11th April, 2021 wrote:

Death Cert. NSW 1065/1858 - Born Cork, Ireland. 39 Years in NSW.

Convict Changes History

Dianne Jones on 13th July, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849 (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Murray, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1803, date of death: 0000, g

Dianne Jones on 13th July, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years

L.S.Lamb on 11th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 3rd September, 1858 (prev. 0000)

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