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James Purcell

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Purcell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Sawyer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Tipperary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Guildford
Departure date: 14th November, 1817
Arrival date: 1st April, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 29 other convicts


Primary source: Certificate of Freedom
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 22nd September, 2021 wrote:

1824 -  Certificate of Freedom
Date; 8 April 1824
Age; 28 [1796]
Native Place; Clonmel
Trade or calling; Sawyer
Trial where & Date; Tipperary - April 1817
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft.5 1/4 in
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; Brown, Dark.
Completion; Sallow and slightly freckled
Remarks; Had a Ticket of Leave No; 112/116. Deposed to be lost
Noted Across the Ticket. Renewed 24 May 1824.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 22nd September, 2021 wrote:

1825 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters. 1825
Name; James Purcell
Age; No Details
Class; F. S.
Vessel; Guildford - 1818 - 7 years
Employment/Remarks; CLEARED in Fame. May 1824

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 22nd September, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Certificate of Freedom (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Purcell, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1796, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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