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James Goble, one of 156 convicts transported on the Arab, 03 July 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||UK Sussex Petworth sessions Folio f92, f106, f107
||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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David Tillsley on 8th November, 2018 wrote:
James Goble, 19, labourer from Upmarden. Stealing 1 pig 20s the property of John Tipper. Committed 22 Jan 1822. Transported for seven years.Witnesses John Tipper, James Piltney, Ann Tipper, Charles Vinson. 5ft 8ins high, straight build, pale complexion, brown eyes, thin face, scar over the left eye and mole on the upper lip. 19th March 1846 James Goble (who received a Government Certificate of Freedom 6/5/1830 in Van Diemen’s Land) was a passenger on the brigantine ‘Timbo’, from Hobart town to Adelaide (arr. 4th April). In Adelaide he was known as James Gobell when he married 4 months from his arrival on the 3/8/1846 to Frances Williss.
Convict Changes History
David Tillsley on 8th November, 2018 made the following changes:
source: UK Sussex Petworth sessions Folio f92, f106, f107 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 184), alias1: James Gobell, date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1884 (prev. 0000)