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James Filewood, one of 170 convicts transported on the Royal Sovereign, 25 July 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||2nd October, 1882
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 119 (62)
||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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Anonymous on 23rd March, 2012 wrote:
married ann willis about 1841
Anonymous on 31st March, 2012 wrote:
James left a wife & 4 children behind. In Parramatta he was granted permission to marry Ann Willis in 1841. They had 7 children. At some point the marriage may have failed as James married Isabella Lamb about 1871. He died in Grafton, NSW.
He was a hairdresser in Sydney after his release
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 31st March, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1805-00-00, date of death 1882-10-02, gender m