Family name(s) RICHARDS
Given name(s) James
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation Labourer
Age when departed England 23
Trial date 25 March 1786
Trial place East Grinstread, Sussex
Crimes Stealing spirits and livestock (a horse - a mare)
Value of crimes 200 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for 7 years
Ship Alexander
Date left colony 1794(?)
Date of Death


On 24 January 1789 sentenced to receive 25 lashes for neglecting his work, and on 13 October 1789 to 50 lashes for removing oars from Lt Clark’s boat.