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James Davis

James Davis, one of 150 convicts transported on the Shipley, 18 July 1818

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Davis
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: Sawyer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Shipley
Departure date: 18th July, 1818
Arrival date: 18th November, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 149 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 47 (25)
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

Tony Beale on 25th April, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry, 1826-1851
Granted 27/3/1845 Eliza Kelly 31 free by S (7yrs) per ship George Hibbert granted to marry James Davis 46 ToL (life) per ship Shipley (2) rev H R Gilchrist Campbelltown

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 25th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Tony Beale on 25th April, 2021 made the following changes:

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