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James Whitchurch, one of 300 convicts transported on the Baring, December 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||2nd June, 1882
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 121 (62)
||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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David Myers on 23rd August, 2014 wrote:
In records subsequent to his completing his 7 year sentence the spelling of his name changed from Whitchurch to Whitechurch. He spent much of his life in the Hawkesbury area. In the 1870s he was the town water carrier in Windsor. He had one child when he was about 60 years old, also known as James Whitechurch, illegitamately with Harriet Oram, who subsequently styled herself Harriet Whitechurch. He died in Liverpool Asylum.
Convict Changes History
David Myers on 23rd August, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), date of death: 2nd June, 1882 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime