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William Roche

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Roche
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Farm servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Limerick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 19th July, 1827
Arrival date: 8th November, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 101 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 6th April, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
William Roche, age 22, per Eliza II (1) 1827, Tried at Limerick, 1827,  crime, Abduction.  Sentence Life, Whiteboy rebel,  Native of Limerick Co., trade – Servant farm stockman, Catholic,  Single. DOB 1805.

Limerick Assizes.
William Roche, for burglary, and abduction of Mary Woulfe, at Dromada—Death.
West Meath Journal 29 March 1827.
Wednesday, respite was received by the county High Sheriff, for the following persons sentenced to death at the last Assizes— .. William Roche,….
Enniskillen Chronicle 19 April 1827.

Dated 1st April, 1841.
Roche William, Eliza 3.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 6th April, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Roche, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1805, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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