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James Crimp

James Crimp, one of 192 convicts transported on the Burrell, 22 July 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Crimp
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1794
Occupation: Woolcomber
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing lead
Convicted at: Devon Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Burrell
Departure date: 22nd July, 1830
Arrival date: 31st December, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 191 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 444
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

D Wong on 11th July, 2019 wrote:

Exeter and Plymouth Gazette Devon, England
6 Sep 1828

James Crimp, J. Parrott, Esq. for stealing lead.

James Crimp was listed as 34 years old on arrival.

Native Place: Devonshire.

James was illiterate, protestant, married with 1 child, 5’2ΒΌ” tall, dark sallow complexion, black hair, hazel eyes, perpendicular scar at corner of left eye, blue mark at left side of nose, JHC MC heart darts and anchor on right arm, #### and EC heart darts and anchor on left.

Occupation: Woolcomber sorter and servant.

Assigned to ### Macquarie, Segenhoe.

1835: TOL Invermein
13/11/1835: COF

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 11th July, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1794 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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