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James Quinn

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Quinn
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: Stable boy
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Pocket picking
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Neptune
Departure date: 27th August, 1837
Arrival date: 2nd January, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 13 other convicts


Primary source: Convict Printed Indentures
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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 18th September, 2019 wrote:

Printed Indentures state that James Quinn was 16 years old; could read; religion Roman Catholic; status single and was a stable boy.  He was a native of City of Dublin.  He was convicted for picking pockets in Dublin City on 14 July 1837and sentenced to 7 years.  He had previously served 6 months for a prior conviction.  Physical attributes Height 5 feet 4 1/2 inches; complexion sallow and freckled; hair brown and hazel grey eyes.  Prisoner number 38-175 and transport number 178.

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 18th September, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Convict Printed Indentures (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Quinn, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1822, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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