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James Smart

James Smart, one of 100 convicts transported on the Woodford, 29 July 1826

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Smart
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Wilts. Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Woodford
Departure date: 29th July, 1826
Arrival date: 22nd November, 1826
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 99 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 44
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 15th July, 2019 wrote:

On Tuesday last the quarter sessions of the peace for this county commenced at Warminster. ... The following prisoners were tried at these sessions, and sentenced as under :-
Seven years transportation:- James Smart for stealing in the day-time a pair of boots and other articles from the house of Robert Hayward, at Tisbury. Salisbury Journal, 18 July 1825

Convict hulk record, HO 9-8-5 p.30
Received from Fisherton, Aug 10 1825,
James Smart, age 27, convcited of a felony at Warminster, 12 July 1825, sentenced to 7 yrs. Left hulk for NWS 26 July 1826.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 15th July, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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