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James Robinson, one of 299 convicts transported on the Susan, 29 July 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||25th October, 1837
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 118
||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 September, 2018 wrote:
12th June 1837
Verdict Guilty > unknown
JAMES ROBINSON was indicted for stealing, on the 12th of June, 1 handkerchief, value 6d.; 1 half-crown, 16 shillings, and 2 sixpences, the goods and monies of Frederick Coates, from the person of Mary Coates.
GUILTY Aged 33.— Transported for Fourteen Years.
Sick List of the Susan 1837:
Folios 18-20: case no 11, James Robinson, aged 33, convict; taken ill at [sea]; disease or wound, pneumonia; put on sick list 11 October 1837, died 25 October 1837 at 5 am.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 2nd September, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), date of death: 25th October, 1837 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime