James Brown, 18081852 (aged 44 years)

Name
James Brown
Given names
James
Surname
Brown
Birth about 1808
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... Native Place: Croydon ... Year of birth: 1808 ...

Immigration July 26, 1828 (aged 20 years)
Citation details:

Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 357 (180)

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James Brown, one of 170 convicts transported on the ship Bussorah Marchant, 24 March 1828. Sentence details: Convicted at Kent Special Session of Gaol Delivery for a term of life on 02 January 1828. Vessel: Bussorah Marchant. Date of Departure: 24 March 1828. Place of Arrival: New South Wales.

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p. 348

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The ship Bussorah Merchant (1) arrived in NSW 26 Jul 1828

Census 1837 (aged 29 years)
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1837 muster

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Brown, James, 28, Bussorah Merchant, 1828, tried Maidstone, J. Blaxland his master at Patricks Plains, ticket of leave

MarriageElizabeth KershawView this family
1839 (aged 31 years)
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Name: James Brown Spouse Name: Elizabeth Kercher Marriage Date: 1839 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Whittingham, New South Wales Registration Year: 1839 Volume Number: V

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Granted 1839

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Brown, James, 31, Bussorah Merchant, life, ticket of leave Elizabeth Kersher, 20, John Renwick, came free married granted 4 May Rev. Irving Hetherington, Patricks Plains

Conditional pardon March 2, 1846 (aged 38 years)
Citation details:

Conditional 1846 (Reel 799)

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Name: James Brown Ship: Bussorah Merchant (1) Master: Baigrie Year: 1828 Native Place: Croydon Trade or calling: farm labourer Offence: housebreaking Place of trial: Kent Date of trial: 2 Jan 1828 Sentence: life Year of birth: 1808 Height: 5 feet 9 and a half inches Complexion: fair Eyes: light grey General remarks: Mark of a burn across his throat, mole on right side of neck, two on breast- sun, 7 stars, 3 birds, anchor, 2 half moons, flowerpot, heart and darts on right arm, man and woman on left.

Death November 22, 1852 (aged 44 years)
Citation details:

Maitland Mercury Wed 1 Dec 1852 p. 3

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At Newcastle, on the 22nd November, aged 43, Mr. James Brown, farmer, of the Yellow Rock, where deceased had been for many years a resident. He left a widow and a large circle of friends to lament his loss.

Burial
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Inscription for James Brown Cemetery: Whittingham Anglican NSW Inscription Id: 10093659 Surname: Brown Given Names: James Birth Date: 1809? Death Date: 22 Nov 1852 Age: 43 Gender: M Birth Town: Croydon Birth Country: England Remarks: b. Croydon Eng; husband

SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF JAMES BROWN A NATIVE OF CROYDON, ENGLAND AND OF THE YELLOW ROCK WOLLOMBI WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE WWND NOV 1852 AGED 43 YEARS Leaving a disconsolate wife To deplore Her loss.

Family with Elizabeth Kershaw
himself
18081852
Birth: about 1808Croydon, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 22, 1852Newcastle, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
wife
18181898
Birth: 1818 20 21Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Death: July 31, 1898
Marriage
Marriage: 1839Whittingham, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
John Whiteman + Elizabeth Kershaw
partner’s partner
18141898
Birth: about 1814 41 47Udimore, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Death: May 7, 1898Narrabri, North West Slopes and Plains, New South Wales, Australia
wife
18181898
Birth: 1818 20 21Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Death: July 31, 1898
Marriage
Marriage: February 6, 1854Fordwich, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
BirthAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia,Convict Registers of Conditional and Absolute Pardons 1791-1867 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.
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... Native Place: Croydon ... Year of birth: 1808 ...

ImmigrationState Library of Queensland. Convict Transportation Registers Database 1787-1867 [database on-line].
Citation details:

Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 357 (180)

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James Brown, one of 170 convicts transported on the ship Bussorah Marchant, 24 March 1828. Sentence details: Convicted at Kent Special Session of Gaol Delivery for a term of life on 02 January 1828. Vessel: Bussorah Marchant. Date of Departure: 24 March 1828. Place of Arrival: New South Wales.

ImmigrationBateson, Charles. The convict ships 1787-1868. 2nd ed. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd., 1985 ie 1969
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p. 348

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The ship Bussorah Merchant (1) arrived in NSW 26 Jul 1828

CensusAncestry.com. New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
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1837 muster

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Brown, James, 28, Bussorah Merchant, 1828, tried Maidstone, J. Blaxland his master at Patricks Plains, ticket of leave

MarriageAncestry.com. Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
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Name: James Brown Spouse Name: Elizabeth Kercher Marriage Date: 1839 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Whittingham, New South Wales Registration Year: 1839 Volume Number: V

MarriageAncestry.com, 'New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts' Applications to Marry, 1826-1851' [Database Online].
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Granted 1839

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Brown, James, 31, Bussorah Merchant, life, ticket of leave Elizabeth Kersher, 20, John Renwick, came free married granted 4 May Rev. Irving Hetherington, Patricks Plains

Conditional pardonAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia,Convict Registers of Conditional and Absolute Pardons 1791-1867 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.
Citation details:

Conditional 1846 (Reel 799)

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Name: James Brown Ship: Bussorah Merchant (1) Master: Baigrie Year: 1828 Native Place: Croydon Trade or calling: farm labourer Offence: housebreaking Place of trial: Kent Date of trial: 2 Jan 1828 Sentence: life Year of birth: 1808 Height: 5 feet 9 and a half inches Complexion: fair Eyes: light grey General remarks: Mark of a burn across his throat, mole on right side of neck, two on breast- sun, 7 stars, 3 birds, anchor, 2 half moons, flowerpot, heart and darts on right arm, man and woman on left.

DeathNational Library of Australia. Trove: one search...a wealth of information. [database on-line].
Citation details:

Maitland Mercury Wed 1 Dec 1852 p. 3

Text:

At Newcastle, on the 22nd November, aged 43, Mr. James Brown, farmer, of the Yellow Rock, where deceased had been for many years a resident. He left a widow and a large circle of friends to lament his loss.

BurialMcDonell, Reg. 'Australian Cemeteries Index' [database - on-line].
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Inscription for James Brown Cemetery: Whittingham Anglican NSW Inscription Id: 10093659 Surname: Brown Given Names: James Birth Date: 1809? Death Date: 22 Nov 1852 Age: 43 Gender: M Birth Town: Croydon Birth Country: England Remarks: b. Croydon Eng; husband

SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF JAMES BROWN A NATIVE OF CROYDON, ENGLAND AND OF THE YELLOW ROCK WOLLOMBI WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE WWND NOV 1852 AGED 43 YEARS Leaving a disconsolate wife To deplore Her loss.