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James Moses

James Moses, one of 290 convicts transported on the Norwood, 13 March 1862

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Moses
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1813
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Yorkshire, Northallerton General Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Norwood
Departure date: 13th March, 1862
Arrival date: 9th June, 1862
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 289 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 415 (209)
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

D Wong on 10th June, 2018 wrote:

James Moses was listed as 49 years old on arrival in WA., he was 5’8½” tall, dark brown hair, hazel eyes, fair complexion, very stout, boil mark right arm, semiliterate. 

Married with 5 children.

17/4/1863: TOL
11/12/1865: CP

Comments: Labourer.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 10th June, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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