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James Wilson, one of 192 convicts transported on the Albion, 29 May 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||1st April, 1833
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 402
||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 6th September, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register, 1826-1879
Name: James Wilson
Date of Death: 1 Apr 1833
District: General Hospital Sydney - G W Berry
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Name: James Wilson
Age: 47. Estimated Birth Year: abt 1781
Date of conviction: 18 Apr 1828
Place of Conviction: Canterbury
Vessel: Albion (2). Sydney 1828
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.
Read & Write; Single;
Native Place; Kent
Offence; Stealing Chickens
Date of Trial: 18 April 1828
Sentence; 14 years
Height; 5 ft. 7
Hair; Brown to gray
Assigned Berry & Woolstoncraft
Noted against name; Died in the General Hospital Sydney April 1833
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 6th September, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1781 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1st April, 1833 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime