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James Lear, one of 180 convicts transported on the Claudine, 19 August 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 169 (87)
||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 24th May, 2018 wrote:
NSW Convict Indents. Fiche No. 674:
6/12/1829: James Lear, age 30, Reads and writes. Married with 5 children. Shepherd, groom & milks and reaps. Native of Devonshire. Tried 17 March 1829 and sentenced to transportation for life for horse stealing. Assigned to James Busby at Falbrook on arrival.
May 1830: Convict Death Register: James Lear died.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 24th May, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1830 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime