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James Anderson

James Anderson, one of 172 convicts transported on the Countess of Harcourt, 08 April 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Anderson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Clerk
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Countess of Harcourt
Departure date: 8th April, 1821
Arrival date: 27th July, 1821
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 171 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 23 (13)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2019 wrote:

Hobart Town Gazette, 8 Oct 12825
Runaways
108; James Anderson, 5 ft. 1¾ in. brown hair, light hazel eyes, 26 years of age, a clerk, tried at Middlesex Dec.6, sentence life, arrived in this Colony per Countess Harcourt, born in London, absconded from Prisoners’ barracks Sept. 11, 1825 - £2 Reward.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation

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