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James Gates

James Gates, one of 182 convicts transported on the Georgiana, 29 March 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Gates
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1868
Age: 72 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing fowls
Convicted at: Bucks Quarter Session
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Georgiana
Departure date: 29th March, 1831
Arrival date: 27th July, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 181 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives, Pardons (Reel No. 784, Roll No. 1250). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 69 (37)
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

Sandra Sampson on 15th January, 2020 wrote:

Married Mary Anne Allwright and they had a daughter
Bertha B1859 Port Lincoln, South Australia.

Iris Dunne on 15th January, 2020 wrote:

Conditional Pardon No. 47/907 dated 30 Sep. 1847, Birth year 1800, Native Place Bucks, Trade Laborer, Tried 4 January 1831, Offence Stealing Turkey

Convict Changes History

Sandra Sampson on 15th January, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1796 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1868 (prev. 0000)

Iris Dunne on 15th January, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 15th January, 2020 made the following changes:

source: State Archives, Pardons (Reel No. 784, Roll No. 1250). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 69 (37) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/

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