James Jones

Life archive ID obpdef2-1634-18370703
Born 1817. Place of birth shoreditch. Gender male. Hair brown. Eyes brown (bro). Distinguishing marks none. Has tattoo no. First recorded 1837.
Tried at Old Bailey, London (central cl court). Accused of robbery (a robbery upon john love on the 27th of june, at st. botolph without bishopsgate, putting him in fear, and taking from his person, and against his will, 1 purse, value 3s. 44 sovereigns 12 half-sovereigns, and 2 bank notes for the payment of and of the value of 5 each; the goods monies and property of the said john love.). Found guilty. Sentenced to death. Sentence outcome was transported.
Sentence respited
26th July 1837
Age 20.
Sentenced to twenty one years. Sent to Van Diemens Land.
Arrived in Australia
1st April 1838
Age 21.
Sent to Van Diemens Land.
Ticket of leave
22nd December 1842
Age 25.
Applied to marry
1st June 1843
Age 26.
Conditional pardon
6th April 1846
Age 29.
Conditional pardon
18th September 1847
Age 30.