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||25th September, 1854
life span was 59 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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D Wong on 12th July, 2013 wrote:
Christoper Walsh was 13 years old on arrival in NSW. He was the younger brother of John Walsh (Royal Sovereign 1833).
1842: Married Mary McLoughlin/McLoughlan, at Maitland, they had 6 children, only 4 were living at the time of Mary’s death.
30/3/1854: Empire, Sydney: Report said that Christopher was prone to drinking and in the habit of beating his wife, Mary had many bruises all over her body, and the last time he beat her he broke a gun butt over her head and killed her. Mary was 7 months pregnant at the time.
25/9/1854: Christopher was hanged for Mary’s murder, leaving 4 orphaned children.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 12th July, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1821, date of death 25th September, 1854, gender, occupation, crime