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WEBB is such a common NAME

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alviegal

alviegal Report 18 Dec 2012 20:46

Could this be him? Explains why you can't find him.

First Family Member Details
Surname: WEBB
Given Name(s): JAMES
Occupation(s): SAWYER

Birth Details
Birth County,
Region, Province: WILTSHIRE
Birth Country: ENGLAND
Birth Date: 1779

Death Details
Death Town: SYDNEY
Death State/Territory: NSW
Death Country: AUSTRALIA
Death Date: 1831

Immigration Details
Air/Port Landed: SYDNEY
Ship/Plane: MACABAR 1
Year Arrived: 1819

Surname: SKIPPAGER ?
Given Name(s): GRACE

Birth Details
Birth County,
Region, Province: WILTSHIRE
Birth Country: ENGLAND
Birth Date: 1780

Death Details
Death Town: SYDNEY
Death State/Territory: NSW
Death Country: AUSTRALIA
Death Date: 1830

Immigration Details
Air/Port Landed: SYDNEY
Ship/Plane: JUPITER
Year Arrived: 1823

BeverleyW

BeverleyW Report 18 Dec 2012 19:02

James Webb, one of 170 convicts transported on the Malabar, 14 June 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Name: James Webb
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death
Date of Birth: 1774
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1831
Age: 57 years


Sentenced to Life
Crime: Stealing a horse & saddle
Convicted at: Berks Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Malabar
Departure date: 14th June, 1819
Arrival date*: 14th February, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts

http://www.convictrecords.com.au/convicts/webb/james/67759

Gins

Gins Report 18 Dec 2012 09:16

Hi Elaine

Do you have a year of birth for James and parents?

BeverleyW

BeverleyW Report 18 Dec 2012 07:31

Either of these could be him

New South Wales deaths:
V18311548 15/1831 WEBB JAMES AGE 53
V18351789 19/1835 WEBB JAMES AGE 46

Lorraine

Lorraine Report 18 Dec 2012 06:55

Hi Elaine...James is still on the General Muster for 1828...
haven't found anything else at present...

kind regards, Lorraine in sunny Cairns.

Penny, Elaine only made a mistake with the year...1923 instead of 1823..

Penny

Penny Report 18 Dec 2012 05:51

Your dates are all over the place!

Elaine

Elaine Report 18 Dec 2012 04:58

WHY can't I find James WEBB in AUSTRALIA on the ship MALABAR 1819. Lost him after 1923 when he got his ticket of leave. He then was released to his wife Grace who was then living on Kent street NSW in 1823. PLEASE HELP