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James Jones, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Gloucester Quarter Sessions
19th March, 1840
14th July, 1840
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 305 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 163 (83)
||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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D Wong on 15th September, 2018 wrote:
** 2 James Jones on this voyage **
The other James Jones was tried at Stafford.
James Jones was 29 years old on arrival in VDL - native place: Gloucestershire.
Transported for ‘Pledging stolen goods’.
James could read, was Protestant, a Widower - no children listed, 5’4” tall, ruddy complexion, brown hair, hazel grey eyes, lost canine tooth on left side of upper jaw, woman inside lower right arm, scar near knuckle of forefinger of right hand, J back of third finger of left hand.
1844: TOL Liverpool
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 15th September, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1811 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation