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James Collings

James Collings, one of 156 convicts transported on the Atlas, 05 June 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Collings
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Bristol Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Atlas
Departure date: 5th June, 1819
Arrival date*: 5th February, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 154 other convicts
* Arrival date is estimated

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 167 (85)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 29th March, 2020 wrote:

At the General Quarter Sessions for this city, held at the Guildhall Monday and Tuesday last, the following prisoners were tried and received sentence as under: … James Collins and John Brown, for stealing three hand-vices, &c.. … seven years Transportation.
Bristol Mirror, 16 Jan 1819.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 29th March, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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