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James Ryder

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Ryder
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Tailor
Date of Death: 12th May, 1853
Age: 45 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Westmeath
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Royal Sovereign
Departure date: 6th September, 1833
Arrival date: 19th January, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 168 other convicts


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Community Contributions

D Wong on 10th July, 2013 wrote:

James Ryder was 26 years old when transported for “Stabbing a man and a woman”, he was single and his native place was Monaghan.

4/9/1840: Tried at Bathurst for Forgery - transportation for 7 years.

James was sent to Norfolk Island in 1840.

10/12/1845: Arrived VDL per Lady Franklin.
Station of Gang: Copper Valley
4/7/1846: Emerged from gang.
2/4/1850: TOL

14/10/1850: Application to marry Sarah Player/Lawson (she had been married and had 1 child) per Tory.  No registration for this marriage, so not sure if it happened.

7/4/1853: Drunk and disturbing the peace, fined £5.

12/5/1853: Found drowned at Longford.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 10th July, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 99 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1808, date of death 12th May, 1853, gender, occupation, crime

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