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James Grist, one of 160 convicts transported on the Surrey, 02 October 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 228
||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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Maureen Withey on 18th April, 2019 wrote:
Committed to Fisherton Gaol: - Jas. Doggett, James Grist, William Timbury, and William Biggs, all of Bradford, labourers, charged with having, on Wednesday the ? instant, stopped William Lemmell on the highway the parish of Bradford, and forcibly taken from him one pair of shoes and one pair of women’s boots, his property.
Salisbury and Winchester Journal, 13 May 1822
The following were convicted and sentenced as under: Death. - James Doggett, James Grist, William Timbury and Wm. Biggs, for robbing Wm. Lennell? of a pair of shoes and a pair of boots, near Bradford – … ( All the above culprits have been reprieved).
Salisbury and Winchester Journal, 29 July 1822
All 4 were transported on the Surry or Surrey.