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David Jacobs

David Jacobs, one of 156 convicts transported on the Arab, 03 July 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: David Jacobs
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Porter
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 Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Berks. Assizes
Sentence term: Life
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

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 177 (89)
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 26th July, 2019 wrote:

Hobart Town Gazette, 4 Mar 1825
Absconded prisoners

David Jacobs, 199, 5 ft. 4½ in. brown hair, blue eyes, 22 years of age, a porter, tried at Bucks March 1822, sentence life, arrived in this Colony on the Arab 1822, native place Whitechapel, pock-pitted, Jew, absconded from the Public Works October 7, 1823.—£2 Reward.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation

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