Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

James Pascoe

James Pascoe, one of 400 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 04 January 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Pascoe
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 30th June, 1838
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Rape
Convicted at: Cornwall Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Moffatt
Departure date: 4th January, 1834
Arrival date: 9th May, 1834
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 399 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 259 (131). Tasmanian Archives.
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If James Pascoe was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about James Pascoe?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 2nd February, 2019 wrote:

James PASCOE, together with Henry JENKINS, was convicted of rape upon a woman, at Cornwall, England on 31 July 1833.  Life Sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Moffatt’ arriving there 9 May 1834.

Colony of VDL:
Clear Conduct Record.

Death: Died at the H.M. Colonial Hospital, on 30 June 1838.  (ref. noted in Conduct Record Book)

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 2nd February, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 259 (131). Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 259 (131)), date

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au