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James De Witt
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Name, Aliases & Gender
||James De Witt
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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Nell Murphy on 29th May, 2016 wrote:
James Fero or James de Witt was convicted in the Province of Upper Canada 7 Jan 1839 for piratical invasion of Upper Canada. Life Sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Buffalo’ arriving 12 Feb 1840.
Assignments in Colony.
1844 - at Oatlands.
Free Pardon 3 Dec 1844.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 29th May, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: De Witt, alias1: James Fero, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime