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James Cunningham, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 36
||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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Maureen Withey on 25th April, 2020 wrote:
HO 47/6/72 
Certificate/memorial of Henry Gould on several convicts attainted at the Lent Assizes 1787 for whom ‘some favourable Circumstances’ appeared after their trial, and recommended for mercy on the conditions set against their names:
Kent Assizes at Maidstone, 19 March 1787
16. James Cunningham, for a highway robbery and stealing 1/6, property of John Stribblehill. 14 years transportation.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 25th April, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime