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James Booth, one of 280 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 12 May 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||17th June, 1887
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster Session Peace
12th May, 1835
28th August, 1835
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 281 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 56
||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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Ann Bullen on 15th April, 2014 wrote:
Assigned to William Dean Launceston Area,Received Free Certificate July 1841. Settled in Laang selecting 40 Acres near Garvoc. Married Judith Pound in 1851 at Warrnambool and worked as a splitter. They had 12 children, 4 pre deased him.
Convict Changes History
Ann Bullen on 15th April, 2014 made the following changes:
date of death: 17th June, 1887 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime