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James Jackson, one of 184 convicts transported on the Phoenix, November 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 116
||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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Anonymous on 13th June, 2012 wrote:
James Jackson was indicted for burglary. He had 2 previous convictions once imprisoned for 2 months for breaking lamps at Norwich and was tried at Lynn for stealing barley but was acquitted.
James had family at Thetford.
His conduct record is full of misconduct a awol charges and he spent a lot of time on road gangs in chains, then in January he absconded from his authorised place of residence and remained illegally at large for 5 years - To be kept to hard labour in chains for 6 months.
9/11/1845 he married Ann Starsmore per Emma Eugenia and had 2 sons, James Thomas 1846 and William 1849.
Records say he died in 1892 at Hamilton.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 13th June, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1806-00-00, date of death 1892-00-00, gender m