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James Poll

James Poll, one of 200 convicts transported on the Planter, 13 June 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Poll
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 29th August, 1808
Occupation: Groom
Date of Death: 30th April, 1886
Age: 77 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Norfolk Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Planter
Departure date: 13th June, 1832
Arrival date: 15th October, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 345 (173). NSW, Aust., Settler and Convict List, Convicts arrived 1832, HO 10/29. NSW State Records, Convict Indents, Bound Indentures 1832-1833. NSW, Aust, TOL butts (NRS 12202)1840.
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

Iris Dunne on 20th April, 2017 wrote:

Convicts arrived 1832 list - aged 24
Date of Conviction: 24 March 1832
Native Place: Norfolk
Occupation: Groom and Weaver
Crime: Highway Robbery
Application to Marry Margaret McMillen granted 1839 - James aged 31.  Margaret - ship Adam Lodge
TOL: 40/2488 dated 13 November 1840 - District: Patricks Plains
Prisoner No. 32/2165
Conditional Pardon: 1 June 1848 - 48/1101

Iris Dunne on 20th April, 2017 wrote:

Marriage: 15 July 1839 Singleton, NSW
Death: Singleton, NSW
Daughter Mary

Convict Changes History

Roeann Miller on 20th April, 2017 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 20th April, 2017 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 345 (173). NSW, Aust., Settler and Convict List, Convicts arrived 1832, HO 10/29. NSW State Records, Convict Indents, Bound Indentures 1832-1833. NS

Iris Dunne on 20th April, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 29th August, 1808 (prev. 1808), date of death: 30th April, 1886 (prev. 0000)

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