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James Burnett, one of 308 convicts transported on the David Clarke, 03 June 1841
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 Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 327 (165)
||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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Maureen Withey on 3rd November, 2020 wrote:
James Burnett, 30, was convicted a burglary the house of Alway, and stealing therefrom a quantity bacon and other articles.— a former conviction was proved, and the Court sentenced him to be transported for life.
Bath Chronicle, 20 Aug 1840.
Convict Changes History
Ann Marie Gould on 31st May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime