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James (the Younger) Grime

James Grime (The younger), one of 170 convicts transported on the Malabar, 14 June 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James (the Younger) Grime
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Possession of forged bank note
Convicted at: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Malabar
Departure date: 14th June, 1819
Arrival date: 30th October, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 171 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 179 (91)
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

Ann Maurer on 19th June, 2014 wrote:

On the Prison Hulk ‘Justitia’bef departure; a calico printer; a carpenter in NSW; Married Catherine Long Convict per ‘Woodman’on 20 Aug 1827; Children: James Jnr b 1826, John b 1828 & d 14 days later, Mary b 1829 and Jan b 1832; lived Parramatta then deserted Catherine and went to Tasmania.

Jim Fleming on 1st May, 2020 wrote:

The James Grime who was on the Justicia Hulk is not the same person. THIS James Grime was in Australia by the time the other James Grime (who was from Norwich) was on the Justicia Hulk in 1821. THIS James Grime was on the Retribution Hulk for a short period in 1819 before his journey to Australia aboard the SS Malabar.

Convict Changes History

Ann Maurer on 19th June, 2014 made the following changes:

firstname: James (the Younger) (prev. James (The younger)), gender: m, crime

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