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James Harris, one of 250 convicts transported on the Lady Kennaway, 30 January 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 4.Further sources compiled from family history research by Edwin Pearce, Belinda Pearce (Decendants)
||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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Belinda Anderson Pearce on 12th March, 2016 wrote:
Real name James John Charles Pearce. Married Mary Ann Freeman in Hobart.Granted Conditional Pardon. Three sons born in Australia. Moved to New Zealand where further children were born. Eldest son James Langley Walter Pearce returned to Australia
Convict Changes History
Belinda Anderson Pearce on 12th March, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 4.Further sources compiled from family history research by Edwin Pearce, Belinda Pearce (Decendants) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfil