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James Wharf

James Wharf, one of 140 convicts transported on the Dick, 02 October 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Wharf
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 14th August, 1799
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 25th December, 1849
Age: 50 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lincoln Lindsey Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Dick
Departure date: 2nd October, 1820
Arrival date: 12th March, 1821
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 140 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 406
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

Denis Pember on 24th January, 2016 wrote:

James was in the colony for some time, apparently single.

Sainty & Johnson; 1828 Census of New South Wales:
[Ref W1148] Wharf, James, 29, FS, Dick, 1820, Labourer at Darling Mills, Parramatta.

Denis Pember on 24th January, 2016 wrote:

On May 16th 1836, James married Sarah Thompkins at St Johns, Parramatta.

Sarah was the daughter of Thomas Thompkins (Convict, ) and Elizabeth Morris (Convict, ).

Denis Pember on 24th January, 2016 wrote:

On May 16th 1836, James married Sarah Thompkins at St Johns, Parramatta.

Sarah was the daughter of Thomas Thompkins (Convict, Fortune, 1813) and Elizabeth Morris (Convict, Mary Ann, 1791).

James and sarah had 7 children between 1835 and 1848.

Convict Changes History

Denis Pember on 24th January, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 14th August, 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 25th December, 1849 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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