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James Atkinson, one of 200 convicts transported on the Morley, 05 August 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||13th March, 1843
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
5th August, 1829
3rd December, 1829
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 200 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 148
||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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Anonymous on 27th March, 2012 wrote:
5/8/1829: Assigned to E.C. Close, Hunters River.
20/1/1831: Atkinson, James - No. 27-2563 Morley, 26, Wheelwright, Cumberland, 5’4 1/2" Tall, grey eyes, light brown hair, Fair ruddy and freckled complexion, absconded from Hyde Park Barracks.
24/3/1838: TOL - Maitland.
1/5/1838: TOL Cancelled - sentenced to be worked in irons for 12 calendar months.
20/5/1840: Wheelwright aged 35 absconded from Harper’s Hill Stockade, 28th April.
13/3/1843: Convict Death Register, Age 35, Dist/Parish: General Hospital.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 27th March, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1843-03-13, gender m