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James Lake, one of 160 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 01 April 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 288
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th June, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, Tasmania. 1833
Name; James Luke [Lake]
Ship arrived by; Sir. C. Forbes
Remarks; DIED - 21 Oct 1832
Burials - New Norfolk
Abode; New Norfolk
Burial; 25 October 1832
Age; 47  Invalid
Conduct Record; James Luke - No; 510
Sir Castle Forbes 2.
Trial; 14 July 1829
Sentence; 7 years - Extended 1 year
Transported for Embezzling money from his employer
Place of origin: Plymtree, Devon
Height; 5 ft 4 3/4 in
Age; 21 [
Hair D. Brown
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th June, 2021 made the following changes:
alias1: James Luke, date of birth: 1785 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1832 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime