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James Cameron, one of 189 convicts transported on the Duke of Portland, January 1807
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 391 (195)
||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 12th February, 2021 wrote:
Captivity Hulk Records. HO-9-8-3. Page 14.
Received four from Liverpool, 8 March1806
James Cameron, age 26, Felony, Tried Liverpool, 8 Jan 1806, 7 years, sent on board Duke of Portland 2 Jan 1807.
Convict Index 1791-1873
James Cameron, per Duke of Wellington, 1806, Absolute pardon, 31 Mar 1810.
Gail Robyn Newman on 27th August, 2021 wrote:
James Cameron, Court: Quarter Sessions, Tried: 8 Jan 1806, at Liverpool, Lancaster [LAN ENG], Sentence: 7 years, Arrived per Duke of Portland 27 Jul 1807, at Sydney [NSW];
Certificate issued: Absolute Pardon number 31/1810 Free Pardon: Date of Pardon: 31 Mar 1810;
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime