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James Hope, one of 189 convicts transported on the Duke of Portland, January 1807
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster Quarter Sessions
Duke of Portland
27th July, 1807
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 201 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 390
||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 14th February, 2021 wrote:
Captivity Hulk Records. HO-9-8-3. Page 11.
Received one from Lancaster, 3 June 1804,
James Hope or Holmes, age 42, Fy. Tried Lancaster, 10 Jan1804. 7 years. Sent on board the Duke of Portland, 2 Jan 1807.
At the General Quarter Sessions for this county, held at our Castle, on Tuesday last, James Hope, alias James Holme, was found guilty of felony, and i sentenced to be transported for seven years.
Lancaster Gazette, 14 Jan 1804.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th October, 2021 wrote:
Australia, Convict Index, 1788-1868
Name: John Hope
Age: 32 [abt 1781]
Birth Place: Lancashire
Arrival year: 1813
Arrival State: New South Wales
Ship: Fortune 2
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 14th February, 2021 made the following changes:
alias1: Holme (alias) (prev. Holme (Alias)), gender: m
Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th October, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1781 (prev. 0000), occupation