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James Hall

James Hall, one of 200 convicts transported on the Guilford [Guildford], August 1811

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Hall
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

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 Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Bristol Sessions of Peace, Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Guildford
Departure date: August, 1811
Arrival date*: 31st March, 1812
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 195 other convicts
* Arrival date is estimated


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 45(24)
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

D Wong on 4th April, 2017 wrote:

Joel Lovell, William Durham, and James Hall were transported for robbing Mr. Francis Winbou on the highway.  All were on board the Guildford.

Colonial Secretary Papers:
HALL, James. Per “Guildford”, 1812

1817: Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3177; 4/1851 p.143)

1827: TOL
1830: TOL Illawarra, Born Bristol, Sawyer.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 4th April, 2017 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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