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Details for the convict James Burgess (1831)

Convict Name:James Burgess
Trial Place:Berks Gaol Delivery
Trial Date:27 December 1830
Sentence:14 years
Notes:[FP written (possibly later) under surname]
 
Arrival Details
Ship:Eleanor
Arrival Year:1831
 
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Research notes

James was born about 1809 in Berkshire England
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 May 2014
James was tried and convicted at BerkshirvGaol Deliverybon 27 December 1830 and sentenced to 14 years transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 May 2014
James arrived Sydney aged about 22 aboard Eleanor on 26?June 1831
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 May 2014
James gained a Royal Pardon Warrant on 1 October 1836 and Absolute Pardon in 1837
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 May 2014
James made application to marry Jane Dillon (Southworth 1832) on 27 December 1836
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 May 2014
With the consent of the Governor James married Jane Dillon (Southworth) on 13 February 1837 at Narellan NSW
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 May 2014
James and Jane had four known children;'. Mary 1839, James 1841, John 1843 & William 1846
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 May 2014

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Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/8, p.15

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