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James Gordon

James Gordon, one of 260 convicts transported on the Mount Stuart Elphinstone, 26 February 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Gordon
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1825
Occupation: Brickmaker
Date of Death: 1892
Age: 67 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Scotland, Aberdeen Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mount Stuart Elphinstone
Departure date: 26th February, 1845
Arrival date: 19th June, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 267 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 246
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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Convict Changes History

Sue Gordon on 18th October, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1825 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1892 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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