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Taylor Jacob

Taylor Jacob, one of 156 convicts transported on the Arab, 03 July 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Taylor Jacob
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Suffolk Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Arab
Departure date: 3rd July, 1822
Arrival date: 6th November, 1822
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 155 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 183 (92)
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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 6th June, 2021 wrote:

Suffolk Lent Assizes.
and Taylor Jacob, for stealing 18 one-pound notes, 2 sovereigns, and 4s. in silver, from the house of R. Palmer, at Stowmarket;
Bury and Norwich Post, 3 Apr 1822.

Suffolk Lent Assizes.
…, William Aldous, for setting fire to a barn, at Stradbrook; and Taylor Jacob, for a burglary in the house of Robert Palmer,of Stowmarket; were capitally convicted and received sentence of death but were all reprieved except William Aldous, who is left for execution.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 6th June, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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