James Forster

Life archive ID obpt18101031-21-defend322
Born 1789. Gender male. First recorded 1810.
Born
1789
Tried
31st October 1810
Age 21.
Tried at Old Bailey, London. Accused of forgery (feloniously forging, on the 9th of october, an order for the payment of 103 l. 12 s. with intention to defraud westgurth snaith , william sikes , john watson , and henry sikes). Found guilty with recommendation. Sentenced to death. Sentence outcome was transported.
Sentence respited
28th March 1811
Age 22.
Sentenced to twenty one years. Sent to New South Wales.