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James Orr

James Orr, one of 286 convicts transported on the Lady Nugent, 03 December 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Orr
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Sawyer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Uttering forged notes
Convicted at: Edinburgh Court Martial
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Lady Nugent
Departure date: 3rd December, 1834
Arrival date: 9th April, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 285 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 485 (244). Public Record Office: Ticket-of-Leave listing, HO 10/54
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

Iris Dunne on 4th December, 2016 wrote:

Trial Date: 4 September 1834
Ticket-of-Leave No. 395

D Wong on 4th December, 2016 wrote:

National Records of Scotland:
Precognition against James Orr for the crime of using and uttering forged notes
Dates 1834

James Orr, sawyer, Address: Maxwellton, Traquair parish, Dumfries-shire.

Iris Dunne on 5th December, 2016 wrote:

TOL: 45/395

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 4th December, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 485 (244). Public Record Office: Ticket-of-Leave listing, HO 10/54 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number H

D Wong on 4th December, 2016 made the following changes:

occupation, crime

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