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James Parsons, one of 160 convicts transported on the Claudine, 20 May 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Berks. Quarter Sessions
20th May, 1821
15th December, 1821
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 159 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 83 (43)
||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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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