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James Cooper, one of 399 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 05 May 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||2nd November, 1880
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 262
||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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Gus N Pat Cooper on 4th June, 2016 wrote:
James left a wife and female baby behind in London, Name off wife and baby are unknown at this time. he remarried at Goulburn NSW in 1848, he and his wife Emma Burke (MAIDEN NAME) had 9 children all born at Goulburn. One William Frederick Cooper was my grandfather, one of his sons William Gordon Cooper was my father, He married Irene mabel Ivy Smith at Leeton NSW in 1928
Convict Changes History
Gus N Pat Cooper on 4th June, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, date of death: 2nd November, 1880 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime
Ken Ray on 30th November, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000)