In his poem 'A Dialogue between two Hibernians in Botany Bay' MacNamara mentions the rebels:
But how did this lagging of yours come to pass,
I'm inclined to think you neglected the mass
And robbed your poor soul of felicity's joys,
By joining yourself to the cursed White Boys.
This data below was compiled from searches at Irish Convicts to New South Wales
If you use the scroll bars you can see it records McNamara, Francis aged 21, Birth 1811, 7 year Sentence, Marital Status single, Employment Miner.
THE SYDNEY HERALD
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1832
From Cork, same day, having sailed from thence
on the 10th of May, the ship Eliza, 538 tons, Cap-
tain Groves, with 198 Male Prisoners, under the
Superintendence of Dr. Bell, R.N. The Guard
comprises 29 rank and file of the 4th, 17th, and
63rd Regiments, under the command of Lieute-
nant Hewson, and Ensign Nicholson of the 4th