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James Abbott, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 162
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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D Wong on 28th September, 2018 wrote:
James Abbott was 31 years old on arrival ; native place: Sheffield.
James was literate, protestant, single, 5’4” tall, sallow complexion, light brown hair, hazel grey eyes, nose large, scar on bridge of same, horizontal scar on centre of forehead, scar over right eyebrow.
Occupation: Carpenter and Joiner.
Not listed on NSW Gov. Convict Records.
Sent to Moreton Bay.
Oct. 1846: TOL (Moreton Bay Courier, Brisbane, 3/10/1846.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 28th September, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime