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James Cole, one of 400 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 07 November 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||22nd September, 1891
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 203 (103)
||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 23rd March, 2014 wrote:
James Cole was 19 years old on arrival in VDL and was transported for “Stealing silver spoons”. His occupation was a “Labourer/Poulterer”.
James was 5’7 1/4” tall, grey eyes, light brown hair, fresh complexion, 2 moles on right arm, 1 on left, single.
1843: Married Matilda Young, (Hindostan)
12/11/1845: James and Matilda were passengers per ‘Castle Eden’ for Sydney.
Convict Changes History
John Messinger on 23rd March, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1819 (prev. 0000), date of death: 22nd September, 1891 (prev. 0000)
D Wong on 23rd March, 2014 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation, crime