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James Rand

James Rand, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Rand
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
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 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Hertford Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize
Departure date: December, 1789
Arrival date: 26th June, 1790
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 1072 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 36
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

Maureen Withey on 25th April, 2020 wrote:

National Archives. Ref: HO 47/6/73
Certificate/memorial of Henry Gould and William Kempe concerning several convicts attainted on the Home Circuit in 1787 for whom ‘some favourable Circumstances’ appeared on/after their trial and now recommended for mercy on the conditions set against their names:
Hertfordshire Assizes at Hertford on 19 July 1787
James Robnett, William Faircloth, John Wheeler, James Rand, Abel Brett and David Wright, for breaking and entering the dwelling of George Sworder with the intention of stealing his goods and to murder him. 14 years transportation.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 25th April, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

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