James WEAVERS, ,Transported Convict,of Kissing Point

Male 1752 - 1805  (53 years)


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  • Name James WEAVERS 
    Suffix ,Transported Convict,of Kissing Point 
    Born 1752  Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Apr 1805  Kissing Point, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:,NSW BDM V18051957 2A/1805(recorded as James Weaver),and The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Sunday 21 April 1805 p 3 Advertising "Letters of Administration of the late James Weavers of Kissing Point, deceased, being granted to Mary Hutchinson, all claims or demands against the said Estate are to be furnished within one month to Mr. Richard Chears ; and all such as were indebted to the deceased at the period of his death are also requested to liquidate such debts within the term specified, or in default whereof processes from the Civil Court must necessaaily be said for. "
    Buried 4 Apr 1805  the Old Sydney Burial Ground, Sydney, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:Old Sydney Burial Ground - Inventory of Burials, 1792-1820
    Person ID I10294  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2013 

    Family Mary Ann HUTCHINSON, ,Transported Convict,   b. 23 May 1765, Holborn, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1850, Kissing Point, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1792  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James WEAVERS,   b. 1 Jun 1794, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1816, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     2. Enoch WEAVERS,   b. 30 Jul 1796, Kissing Point, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1828, Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     3. Sarah Mary WEAVERS, ,of Westward Cottage,Ryde,   b. 29 Mar 1800, Kissing Point, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1872, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2013 
    Family ID F4285  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • James was sentenced to death at the 28 Mar 1787 Bury St Edmunds Assizes for the burglary on the night of 1 Nov 1786 of the widow Charlotte Hunt's house at Needham market. He was reprieved soon afterwards to transportation for life and was maintained by the county in gaol until 24 Jul 1788 when he was sent to the Portsmouth hulk 'Lion' age given as 35. On 8 Sep 1789 he was embarked on the ship 'Guardian'. He survived the near-sinking of the ship after it was holed by an iceberg off the Cape and was transferred with 19 others to the ship 'Surprize', arriving in the colony on 26 Jun 1790.He was recommended for a conditional pardon for his role in helping to save the Guardian from sinking. In Feb 22nd 1792 and 11th Aug 1804 James appears on a list of all grants and leases of land registered in the Colonial Secretary's Office.
    • (Medical):Ref: New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary's Papers, 1788-1825-notation of a supporter of son Enoch's petition to Governor MacQuarie for a portion of land on 2 July 1820.


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