Contribute to this record
James Jones, one of 228 convicts transported on the Lord Hungerford, July 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||26th November, 1867
life span was 53 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 55 (29). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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.
Did you find the person you were looking for?
If James Jones was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.
If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.
Nell Murphy on 14th June, 2016 wrote:
James Jones was convicted at Middlesex, England 6 June 1821 for stealing from the person. Life sentence. (Previously confined for 3mths for an assault.) Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Lord Hungerford’ 1821.
Married Ann Jones.
Conditional Pardon no. 1076 10 Oct 1836.
Died in H.M. Hospital, Hobart 26 Nov 1867.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 14th June, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 55 (29). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 55 (29))