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James Souter

James Souter, one of 290 convicts transported on the Exmouth, 03 March 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Souter
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1791
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Durham Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Exmouth
Departure date: 3rd March, 1831
Arrival date: 28th July, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 289 other convicts

References

Primary source: UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/3). State Archives NSW, Indents (Series: NRS 12189; Item: X633; Microfiche: 697). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 25 (15)
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

Iris Dunne on 3rd April, 2019 wrote:

Prison Hulk ship Ganymede moored at Woolwich and Devonport, No.1321, aged 30, Crime: Stealing apparel, How disposed of: NSW 17 Feb 1831

Convict Indents: Prisoner No.31-1319, aged 30, can read and write, Protestant, Single, Native Place: Perthshire, Trade: Surgeon, Offence: Stealing clothes, Tried 12 July 1830, no previous conviction

Convict Changes History

Brian Greenwood on 20th March, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Iris Dunne on 3rd April, 2019 made the following changes:

source: UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/3). State Archives NSW, Indents (Series: NRS 12189; Item: X633; Microfiche: 697). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 25 (15) (prev. Australian Joint Copying

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