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James Ramsdale, one of 280 convicts transported on the Eden, 12 March 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 24
||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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D Wong on 2nd January, 2019 wrote:
16/10/1839 Staffordshire Gazette and County Standard Staffordshire, England:
James Ramsdale, indicted for stealing three fowls, the property of Josiah Hand, at Botteslow. Transported for seven years.
James Ramsdale was listed as 24 years old on arrival in VDL.
Native Place: West Houghton.
James was 5’4¼” tall, single, illiterate, fresh complexion, black hair and small black whiskers, black eyes, scar on left arm, 2 scars on left thumb.
1846: Free Certificate.
19/10/1846: Passenger per ‘Agenoria’ from Hobart to Port Albert, Victoria.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 2nd January, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime