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James Whiteman, one of 156 convicts transported on the Speke, 05 August 1826
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||13th March, 1836
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Lincoln City Assizes
5th August, 1826
26th November, 1826
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 155 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 50
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th September, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.
Name: Jas Whiteman.
Date of conviction: 4 Mar 1826 - Lincoln
Vessel: Speke (3). Sydney Cove. 26 Nov 1826
Age; 26 Est birth Year; 1802/3
Read & Write; Single; Religion; Protestant.
Native Place; Nottinghamshire
Calling; Steel ring?
Date of Trial: 4 March 1826
Height; 5 ft 8 inches
Complexion; Fresh Fair
Hair; Light Brown
Noted against name; Died at Liverpool Hospital 13 March 1836
Date of Certificate;
Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, 1814-2011
Liverpool St Luke. 27 February 1826 - 23 September 1838
Name; James Whiteman
Abode; Liverpool Hospital
When Buried; 15 March 1836
Age; 28 (Age as per register?)
Ships Name; Speke
Quality or Profession; Prisoner of the crown
By whom the Ceremony was preformed; Robert Cartwright
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th September, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), date of death: 13th March, 1836 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime