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James Baldock, one of 280 convicts transported on the Recovery, 27 May 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||21st February, 1819
|Date of Death:
||18th October, 1891
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 45 (24)
||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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pamela costello on 13th November, 2014 wrote:
what were the names of james baldocks parents
D Wong on 13th November, 2014 wrote:
James was the son of William Baldock (1791-1874) and Frances Baldock (Beck) (1784-1859) and was born in Lynstead, Kent.
William also had another child, Sarah Ann Budd.
James was transported for ‘stealing money from a dwelling house’.
James was 5’4 ½” tall, single, swarthy complexion, hazel eyes, brown hair, and much freckled.
31/3/1853: Married Emmalin (Emily) Jago (1837-1913)at Longford, Tasmania.. They had 13?? children.
John Baldock b. 21 Jul 1853, d. 8 Mar 1900
Maria Baldock b. 1855, d. 30 Sep 1943
William Baldock b. 22 Oct 1856, d. 7 Mar 1941
Henry Baldock b. 16 May 1858, d. 1902
Sarah Baldock b. 5 Sep 1860, d. 1941
Emma Jane Baldock b. 1862, d. 1943
Mary Ann Baldock b. 1865, d. 30 Sep 1943
James Baldock b. 27 Sep 1867, d. 11 Jul 1942
George Baldock b. 21 Oct 1869, d. 6 Sep 1941
Francis Baldock b. 1872, d. 1954
Edward Baldock b. 1874, d. 1876
Fanny Baldock b. 1876, d. 1947
Hannah Baldock b. 1880, d. 1947
18/10/1891: James died at Deloraine, Tasmania, aged 72
Adrian Willoughby on 20th February, 2021 wrote:
James Baldock was sentenced to 7 years transportation for housebreaking on 21 Oct 1836 in Canterbury, Kent, England.
His age is listed as 19 years.
If this fact is true then he is born before 21 October 1817.
Convict Changes History
Dee on 21st April, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1819-00-00, gender m
D Wong on 13th November, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 21st February, 1819 (prev. 1819), date of death: 18th October, 1891 (prev. 0000)