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James Sadler, one of 224 convicts transported on the Gilmore, 31 October 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 214. Tasmanian Archives.
||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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Nell Murphy on 28th October, 2019 wrote:
James SADLER was convicted at Surrey, England on 30 Dec 1830 for sheep stealing. Gaol report: “character bad”. Life sentence. Hulk report : “orderly”. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship “Gilmore” arriving there 22 March 1832.
Married man, widower. Two children.
Aged 40 yrs; a farmer/ploughman; 5’8” height; dark complexion; dk brown to grey hair; Hazel eyes; missing left thumb.
Colony of VDL:
Assigned out to work
1 May 1837: Mr. Parsons - disobedience of orders. Reprimanded.
14 May 1840: Ticket of Leave granted
31 May 1843: Conditional Pardon approvede
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 28th October, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 214. Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 214), date of birth: 1