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James Allen, one of 214 convicts transported on the Surrey, 19 November 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||23rd May, 1835
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 463 (232)
||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 7th November, 2017 wrote:
Transported before for Sheep Stealing, 1806, Life, to NSW - served 12 years pardoned 1819. (Arrived on the Admiral Gambier & Aeolus 1808 to NSW).
5/7/1819: Absolute Pardon
James Allen was listed as 34 years old on arrival (born 1798) - he was born at York.
James was (listed as John with James crossed out) 5’6¼” tall, fresh complexion, reddish brown hair and whiskers, grey eyes, stout made.
Married: Wife Hannah at native place of Bramham, 1 child.
23/5/1835: James/or John died at HM Colonial Hospital, Hobart and was buried on the 29/5/1835 - Listed as James in the death records book, also listed as being 55 years old.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 7th November, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: John, date of birth: 1780 (prev. 0000), date of death: 23rd May, 1835 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime