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James Winton

James Winton, one of 250 convicts transported on the Larkins, 24 July 1817

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Winton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1st June, 1841
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Kent Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Larkins
Departure date: 24th July, 1817
Arrival date: 22nd November, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 249 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 360 https://www.australian-english-genealogy.com/thomaslis/pafg02.htm#28028
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

Sonya O’Mara on 9th February, 2021 wrote:

He married Mary Ann Jane Fanny Lisson (c1805-1839) 6 December 1825 in St Matthews, Windsor, New South Wales, Australia.

James and Mary had the following children:

Elizabeth Winton
Sarah Kesia Winton
Ann Winton
Isetta Winton
James Abraham Winten
Mary Ann Winton
Kezia Winton

Mary Ann Jane Fanny Lisson was the first daughter of Thomas Lisson and Ann Bradwell (married 1804 Parramatta)

Maureen Withey on 9th February, 2021 wrote:

Kent Assizes.
J. Winton, for entering the dwelling-house of J. Creasy, at Tonbridge, and stealing a quantity of leather, of the value of ten pounds.— Death, Reprieved.
Kentish Weekly Post, 25 March 1817.

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Canterbury April 29.
Convicts.—Early on Tuesday morning were removed under removed under strong guard from his Majesty’s gaol, at Maidstone, the following male convicts, to be put on board the Hulks, at Sheerness, viz.—Michael Corfey, James Bryan, James Pocock, Thomas Ramsey, John Turner, Turner, John Giddins, Thomas Scott, Daniel Broduon, William Butcher, and Edward Chambers. Likewise, on Saturday morning James Winton, Jacob Coley, George Coley, Thomas King, John Solomon, Edward Coleman, Wm. Coley, James Potter. Elias Greenway, James Jorden John Norton, John Rennie and H. Harding.
Kentish Weekly Post, 29 Apr 1817.

Convict Changes History

Denis Pember on 28th May, 2015 made the following changes:

date of death: June, 1841 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Sonya O’Mara on 9th February, 2021 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 360 https://www.australian-english-genealogy.com/thomaslis/pafg02.htm#28028 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piec

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