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James Taylor

James Taylor, one of 296 convicts transported on the Earl Cornwallis, August 1800

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Taylor
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Earl Cornwallis
Departure date: August, 1800
Arrival date: 12th June, 1801
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 294 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 279 (139) Craig James Smee 'Births and Baptisms Marriages and Defacto Relationships Deaths and Burials New South Wales 1788-1830'
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

iain Frazier on 16th November, 2019 wrote:

In 1806 he was partner Constance (Pewteris/Preston/Chapman) when his child James (Taylor) was born at St Phillips Sydney;
& again in 1808 when his child Edward (Taylor) was born & baptised at St Phillips Sydney.  Edward was buried in 1810 age2.
He married Constance (Pewteris/Preston/Chapman) at St Phillips Sydney in 1810.

Constance (Chapman) is mentioned in entry for Constance (Pewters) on this Website

Convict Changes History

iain Frazier on 16th November, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 279 (139) Craig James Smee 'Births and Baptisms Marriages and Defacto Relationships Deaths and Burials New South Wales 1788-1830' (prev. Australian Joi

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