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James Maslin

James Maslin, one of 200 convicts transported on the Ann, August 1809

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Maslin
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1776
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Ann or Anne
Departure date: August, 1809
Arrival date: 27th February, 1810
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 427 (213)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales Certificate of Freedom. [NRS 12208] Register of Certificate of Freedoms
No; 6/1287
Name; James Maslin
When and where tried; Middlesex G D - 3 Dec 1806
Sentence; 7 years
Ship and arrival year; Anne - 1810
When time expired. 3 Dec 1813
Date of Certificate; 6 Dec 1813
Description and Remarks;
Native County; Lamb…
Trade; Labourer
Age; 39 years
Height; 5 ft 7 in
Complexion;Dark Ruddy
Hair; Dark Grey
Eyes; Hazel
Additional Remarks; None

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd December, 2020 wrote:

Old Bailey On-Line

Born; 1776
Imprisoned; 1806. Age; 30
Tried; 3 Dec 1806
Transported; Aug 1809; Age; 33

51. JAMES MASLIN was indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 14th of November , part of a diamond set in silver, value 30 s. the property of Alexander Lindo , Esq .

GUILTY , aged 30. Transported for Seven Years .

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd December, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1774 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd December, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1776 (prev. 1774), crime

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