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James Baker, one of 320 convicts transported on the Lord Lyndoch, 07 September 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 214. NSW & Tasmania, Convict Pardons (Class: HO 10; Piece: 59). Archive Office of Tasmania, Conduct Record (CON33-1-5) & Description Record (CON18-1-26)
||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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Iris Dunne on 26th September, 2018 wrote:
Convicted Date: 3 Feb 1840, Aged 19, Trade: Tailor 2 years, Transported for Larceny, Protestant, can read only, Single
Pardon after being in colony for 9 years and 5 months, 1 year and 4 months with TOL: “Having recently captured a man in the act of sheep stealing after watching 14 nights successively - His conduct has been otherwise good”
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 26th September, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 214. NSW & Tasmania, Convict Pardons (Class: HO 10; Piece: 59). Archive Office of Tasmania, Conduct Record (CON33-1-5) & Description Record (CON18-1-2