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James Harris, one of 400 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 04 January 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 266. Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-21,219,53,L,80
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 5th November, 2013 wrote:
James Harris was convicted at Middlesex on 14/02/1833 for stealing prs of stockings. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Moffatt’ arriving 09/05/1834.
Hulk Report: orderly
Assignments in Colony
1837 assigned as a Constable.
Some records of misconduct and removed from the Police.
Ticket of Leave 22/05/1839
Free Certificate no 213 1840
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 5th November, 2013 made the following changes:
source, gender, crime