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James Hankey

James Hankey, one of 188 convicts transported on the Atlas, 16 January 1816

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Hankey
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1784
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1834
Age: 50 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Atlas
Departure date: 16th January, 1816
Arrival date*: 16th September, 1816
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 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 249 (126)
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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th September, 2020 wrote:

1816 - Australian Convict Transportation Registers -  Other Fleets & Ships,

Name: James Hankey. Vessel: Atlas
Convicted Date: 21 Jun 1815. Middlesex, England
Voyage Date: 16 Jan 1816
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 for James Hankey
Age; 32   Est birth Year; 1784
Calling; Labourer
Offence; 21 Jun 1815. Middlesex, England
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 7 1/4
Complexion; Dark Sallow
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Hazel
1828 - Census. No; 5584. Age 44. Protestant. Thomas Smalls - Kissing Point
Est date of Birth 1784
1834 - Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, 1814-2011
Liverpool St Luke.  27 February 1826 - 23 September 1838

Name; James Hankey
Abode; Liverpool Hospital
When Buried; 1834. June 24th
Age; 50
Ships Name; Atlas
Quality or Profession; Lately residing at Kissing Point
By whom the Ceremony was preformed; Robert Cartwright

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th September, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1784 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1834 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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