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James Parsons

James Parsons, one of 160 convicts transported on the Claudine, 20 May 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Parsons
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Berks. Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Claudine
Departure date: 20th May, 1821
Arrival date: 15th December, 1821
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 83 (43)
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

greg petersen on 8th January, 2017 wrote:

transferred at Woolwich from hulk Justitia to Claudine for transportation to VDL
ship surgeon Henry Ryan’s diary entry:
James Parsons, convict, aged 26; disease or hurt, pain in the head and back. Tongue foul. 20 ounces of blood taken from his arm. Taken ill, 17 September 1821. Discharged cured 21 September 1821.

Convict Changes History

greg petersen on 8th January, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1819 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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