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James Smith

James Smith, one of 214 convicts transported on the Waterloo, 11 March 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1789
Occupation: Waterman
Date of Death: 1835
Age: 46 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing a pig
Convicted at: Kent Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 11th March, 1833
Arrival date: 3rd August, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 215 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 25 (14)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th August, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

James Smith
No; 1440 - 41
Age;  44. Est birth Year; 1789.
Read and Write, Protestant. Married. 1 child.
Trade; Waterman
Date of Trial: Kent. 3 Jan 1833.
Offence; Pig Stealing
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 8 inches
Complexion: Dark Sallow
Hair: Brown & Bald
Eyes; Chestnut.

Noted against his name; Died in General Hospital Sydney 13 March 1836

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th August, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1789 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1835 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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