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James Rand, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 36
||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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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: