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James Stretton

James Stretton, one of 250 convicts transported on the Surrey, 16 March 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Stretton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 27th November, 1822
Occupation: Hairdresser
Date of Death: 22nd August, 1903
Age: 80 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Leicester Borough Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 16th March, 1842
Arrival date: 11th August, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 253 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 40
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

David A. Jack on 6th October, 2018 wrote:

Went to New Zealand

Convict Changes History

David A. Jack on 6th October, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 27th November, 1822 (prev. 0000), date of death: 22nd August, 1903 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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