Family name(s) WRIGHT
Given name(s) James
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 25
Trial date 12 August 1783
Trial place Maidstone, Kent
Crimes Highway robbery (3 charges)
Value of crimes 364 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for 7 years
Ship Scarborough
Date left colony
Date of Death 15 March 1825


On 29 December 1790 charged with being up late and creating a disturbance. Received a punishment of being fined 2 pounds of flour from the next week’s rations.