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life span was 54 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Ireland, Prison Registers, 1790-1924; Dublin, Kilmainham 1815-1910
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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.
Dianne Jones on 26th January, 2021 wrote:
1837, 8 August: James QUINN was admitted to Kilmainham Gaol from Dublin City (prisoner #632). He had been tried on 25 July 1837, convicted and sentenced to 7 years by the Recorder for felony of a handkerchief. He was described as 18 (born 1819), 5’4½” tall with grey eyes, brown hair and a pale complexion.
1837, 19 August: Discharged from Kilmainham to be “embarked on board the Neptune” (see Ireland, Prison Registers, 1790-1924; Dublin, Kilmainham 1815-1910).
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
Dianne Jones on 26th January, 2021 made the following changes:
source: Convict Printed Indentures
Ireland, Prison Registers, 1790-1924; Dublin, Kilmainham 1815-1910 (prev. Convict Printed Indentures)