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James Carter, one of 171 convicts transported on the Elizabeth, 11 August 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 366
||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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Louise Kemp on 1st October, 2016 wrote:
Servant to Thomas Pye , Bathurst .Cert of Freedom 1827, reissued 1828. Occupation at time of transport : shepherd
D Wong on 1st October, 2016 wrote:
20/1/1820 Globe London, England:
Quarter Sessions, John Leach and James Carter were indicted for stealing thirteen turkies and two geese, the property of John Pasheller Esq. of Godinanchester. Leach having turned King’s evidence, Carter was found Guilty, and sentenced seven years
Colonial Secretary Papers:
CARTER, James. Per “Elizabeth”, 1820
1823 Jun 20: Servant of Thomas Pye. To be victualled from the Store at Bathurst for three months (Reel 6010; 4/3508 p.551)
1823 Aug 25: To take charge of the grazing run of Charles Tompson at Drakes Valley (Reel 6011; 4/3509 p.119)
1824 Feb 6: To take charge of the grazing run of Thomas Arkell situated twenty-eight miles from Bathurst (Reel 6012; 4/3510 p.297)
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 1st October, 2016 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime