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James Pitts, one of 150 convicts transported on the Sesostris, 23 November 1825
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 309 (156)
||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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Tony Beale on 26th June, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930 for James Pitts Sydney
16/4/1828 Run away from iron gang forwarded to Penrith
6/9/1828 per ship Seostris convicted of house robbery under aggravated circumstances along with John Dursley Guilty death recorded. Sent to the Hulk
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891 for James Pitts Phoenix Hulk: Discharge Book, 1825-1830
Commuted to be sent to Norfolk Island along with John Dursley and 7 others per schooner
New South Wales, Australia, Tickets of Leave Passport, 1810-1869 for James Pitts Ticket of Leave 44/2668 Passport to proceed to the Gwyder in the service of R Fitzgerald Esq for 12 months on recommendation of the bench at Windsor
Convict Changes History
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