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James Buttry, one of 172 convicts transported on the Florentia, 14 August 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Bultry, Buttery, Battry
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 266
||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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D Wong on 10th February, 2016 wrote:
James Buttry was 27 years old and came from Drypool, Yorkshire.
Lincolnshire. Gov. has him listed on their website, but no crime was listed.
1836: TOL District/Georgiana
1841: TOL Goulburn
12/2/1848 Sydney Chronicle:
GOULBURN CIRCUIT COURT.(From our Correspondent )- Monday February 7.
CATTLE STEALING.James Battry, late of Goulburn, was indicted for stealing a cow, on the 20th July. 1846, at Grabengullen, the property of Alexander Turner.
The trial was lengthy – James Battry had about 30 head of cattle that he owned and said it was one of his own – The Jury found him Not Guilty and he was discharged.
Nothing found on the BDM, and no further references to him found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 10th February, 2016 made the following changes:
alias1: Bultry, alias2: Buttery, alias3: Battry, date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime