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John James, one of 292 convicts transported on the Pestonjee Bomanjee, 16 April 1852
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 396
||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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Philip Barker on 24th August, 2015 wrote:
Petitioned the Director of Convict Prisons, Colonel Jebb to be allowed to remain in England as he was a few months from half-sentence. He had a job as a Clock maker. It appears from this list his application was rejected. SOURCE: DARTMOOR PRISON Governors Journal dated 27 March 1852