Family name(s) RICHARDSON
Given name(s) James
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation Labourer
Age when departed England 20
Trial date 18 March 1785
Trial place Maidstone, Kent
Crimes Assault and highway robbery
Value of crimes 1 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Alexander
Date left colony 1810(?)
Date of Death


The crime netted only 1 penny.Received 50 lashes on 10 May 1790 for not flogging 5 men “as he ought to have done”.May have joined NSW Corps in 1792.