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James Lawson, one of 264 convicts transported on the Maria Somes, 22 April 1844
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 54
||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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Leonie Dolley on 14th April, 2013 wrote:
James died in The Hobart Hospital. His trade was listed as making jewellery
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 14th April, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1821, date of death 1844, gender, crime