Contribute to this record
** community contributed record **
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures and 1837 NSW General Muster.
Did you find the person you were looking for?
If James Wilson was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.
If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.
Wendy Smith on 29th October, 2020 wrote:
The convict indentures state that James Wilson was 25 years old. He could neither read nor write; religion Roman Catholic; status single and a native of County Meath. He is a kitchen boy and post boy. James was convicted of house breaking on 21 March 1836 at Kildare and sentenced to life. He had no prior convictions. Physical attributes: 5 feet 2 1/2 inches; complexion sallow: hair light brown and eyes blue to grey. Transport number 67. Prisoner number 36-1872.
NSW 1837 General Muster states that James Wilson was assigned to Hyde Park Barracks in Sydney.
No record of receiving ticket of leave or certificate of freedom.
Convict Changes History
Wendy Smith on 29th October, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures and 1837 NSW General Muster. (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Wilson, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1811, date of death: 0000, gender