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James Crouchman

James Crouchman, one of 211 convicts transported on the Mandarin, 24 February 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Crouchman
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 7th January, 1816
Occupation: Butcher
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Stealing a sheep
Convicted at: Essex Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Mandarin
Departure date: 24th February, 1840
Arrival date: 30th June, 1840
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 211 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 153 (78)
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

Richard Harold on 15th February, 2018 wrote:

Granted a ticket of leave 4 August 1846, later revoked 12 August 1850, absent from muster. Nothing further known.

Convict Changes History

Richard Harold on 15th February, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 7th January, 1816 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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