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James Tilling

James Tilling, one of 230 convicts transported on the Roslin Castle, 22 May 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Tilling
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Labourer
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 Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Surrey Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Roslin Castle (Roslyn Castle)
Departure date: 22nd May, 1834
Arrival date: 15th September, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 232 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 357 (180)
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

Peta Kent on 16th February, 2014 wrote:

Age 23 Committed the 23rd Nov 1833, by the Rev. H Des Voeux, charged on the oaths of William John Sharp and others, with feloniously robbing him at Charlwood, and taking from his person, a watch, five half soverigns, a chain and other articles his property. ref. Surrey Calendar of the Prisoners for Special Goal delivery held at Kingston upon Thames.

Convict Changes History

Peta Kent on 16th February, 2014 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation

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