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James Parker, one of 300 convicts transported on the Aurora, 03 July 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||4th October, 1883
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Norfolk Quarter Sessions
3rd July, 1833
3rd November, 1833
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 299 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 154
||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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D Wong on 5th August, 2014 wrote:
James Parker was 33 years old and was transported for “Stealing wheat”.
James was the son of Clement and Mary Parker .
21/5/1821: Married Susanna Parker in Norfolk England and they had 6 children, with 5 not surviving infancy.
1838: TOL Goulburn
11/11/1842: Married Eleanor (Ellen) Brown at Yass/Gundaroo and they had 9 children.
4/10/1833: James died near Grenfell and was buried at Grenfell Cemetery.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 5th August, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 4th October, 1883 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime