Contribute to this record
James Mableton, one of 188 convicts transported on the Asiatic, 26 May 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 314
||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 Mableton 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.
D Wong on 9th February, 2020 wrote:
Real name appears to be Wableton.
Listed as Wableton in the English newspapers of the day - was sent to Pentonville prison.
James was listed as 17 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Hull.
Transported for ‘stealing 30 pounds from a woman’s pocket in a shop at York’.
James was 5’1½” tall, illiterate, sallow complexion, dark brown hair, light blue eyes, pockpitted, scar on back of left hand, scar 3rd finger right hand, scars on breast.
Step father: John Tuckey
Mother: Jane at native place.
1849: Employed by William Archer.
10/4/1849: TOL revoked
17/9/1850: James Wabbleton, passenger from Launceston to Melbourne per ‘Shamrock’.
Ship to Colony: York
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 9th February, 2020 made the following changes:
alias1: Wableton, alias2: Wabbleton, date of birth: 1825 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime