James COX

Family name(s) COX
Given name(s) James
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 27
Trial date 11 September 1782
Trial place Old Bailey, London
Crimes Burglary
Value of crimes 84 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for Life
Ship Charlotte
Date left colony March 1791
Date of Death 1791


Guilty of return from transport following the Mercury mutiny. Report from Dunkirk hulk was that he had behaved “remarkably well”.Escaped with Willliam Bryant but died after recapture.