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James Asher, one of 168 convicts transported on the Marquis of Hastings, 14 April 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||NSW State Archives, Butts of COF (NRS 12210)& TOL Butts (NRS 12202). Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 171 (87)
||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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Elizabeth Yewers on 6th February, 2019 wrote:
Granted Certificate of Freedom at Sydney June 24th 1841 (Source: Government Gazette quoted in The SYDNEY MONITOR & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER on Friday 2nd July 1841)
Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2019 wrote:
Ticket of Leave No.38/1187 dated 25 July 1838, Native Place: Troubridge, Trade Tile maker, Trial 4 March 1826, Year of Birth 1803
Certificate of Freedom No.40/1473 dated 3 September 1840, Prisoner No.27/1357, Trade Tilemaker, Offence: H.breaking
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2019 made the following changes:
source: NSW State Archives, Butts of COF (NRS 12210)& TOL Butts (NRS 12202). Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 171 (87) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Cla