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James Kemp, one of 280 convicts transported on the Aboukir, 24 December 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Kent, Dover Boro Quarter Sessions
24th December, 1851
20th February, 1852
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island. [These convicts appear to have all landed in Van Diemen's Land]
Travelled with 279 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 301 (153)
||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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L Brown on 25th January, 2015 wrote:
Age: 44 Born: Deal, Kent. Conviction Date: 29 Jun 1849 Convicted: Stealing rope—- Ref: http://www.kent-opc.org/convictspsym.html
Convict Changes History
L Brown on 25th January, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), crime