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James Neale, one of 190 convicts transported on the Guilford [Guildford], 12 May 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||17th March, 1872
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
* Arrival date is estimated
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 313 (158)
||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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Anonymous on 6th August, 2012 wrote:
James was a stonemason at Government house in Hobart in 1843. He married Susannah Finch Richards on 28/5/1833 in Hobart and had 12 children. He was married in Sherston Magna England to Mary Ann Sayer before being transported. They had one child who died approx 1 month old. Mary Ann did not remarry but had 5 more children whom she christened with Neal as their surname.(she must’ve really loved him) James built a cottage at 150 Golbourn St Hobart which is named Pear Tree Cottage. His daughter Susannah born in 1838, died aged 4 from burns in the Outhouse of their home.
Maureen Withey on 7th July, 2019 wrote:
The quarter sessions of the peace for this county commenced at Devizes on Tuesday last. ...There were seventy prisoners on the calendar for trial: the following were convicted, and sentenced as under: James Batten, for stealing from a boat on the Kennet and Avon Canal, a towing line and basket; and Wm. Curtis and James Neale, for breaking into a barn of Isaac Manning, Sherston Magna, and stealing ten bushels of wheat; seven years transportation.
Salisbury Journal, 17 Jan 1820
The above three convicts all were transported on Guildford
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 6th August, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1800-00-00, date of death 1872-03-17, gender m