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James PEARCE

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James arrived with his family on the 'Java' on 28/11/1840
SA Death 1873 PEARCE James 45y of Adelaide d. 17 Jun 1873 at Adelaide rel (not rec) dist Ade Book 52 p.446

I can't find the arrival or the names of his parents.
 
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Probably this guy...
Birth
3 Feb 1828 • North Hill, Cornwall, England
Parents...
James Pearce ..... Mary Rouse
Marriage
10 Sep 1818 • North Hill, Cornwall, England.

No arrival date.

Marriage
23 May 1850 • St James Church, Blakiston, South Australia, Australia

Hannah Bairstow


Death
17 Jun 1873 • Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.
 

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Thanks Keith.

Marriage
PEARCE James 22y S (f not rec) - BAIRSTOW Hannah 19y S (f not rec)
m. 23 May 1850 at St James Church (Blakiston) dist Ade Book 14 p.144


2 out of 3 not bad. I'll check the birth.
 

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Film No 1596066
Day Month 03-Feb
Year 1828
Parish Circuit Or Chapel North Hill
Forename James
Surname PEARCE
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Age Or Date Of Birth
Father Forename James
Mother Forename Mary
Residence Ryeland
Parish
Status Or Occupation labourer
Where Baptised
Notes
Transcriber Notes
Transcriber Sue Mutton
 

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74x deaths in SA for a James Pearce and 69x for Mary.

We won't find the family in 1841 census if details of arrival are correct. However, I can't find that vessel arriving in SA in late 1840.
 
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Day Month 10-Sep
Year 1818
Parish Circuit Or Chapel North Hill
Groom Fn James
Groom Sn PEARCE
Groom Age
Groom Residence otp
Groom Condition bachelor
Groom Rank Profession
Groom Signed / Marked (S/M) M
Groom Father Name
Groom Father Rank Profession
Bride Fn Mary
Bride Sn ROUSE
Bride Age
Bride Residence otp
Bride Condition spinster
Bride Rank Profession
Bride Signed / Marked (S/M) M
Bride Father Name
Bride Father Rank Profession
Banns / Licence (B/L) B
Witness Fn1 William
Witness Sn1 Pearce
Witness Fn2 Abram
Witness Sn2 Sleep
Other Information with consent of friends
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SHIP JAVA -
12 cabin, 9 intermediate, + 470 steerage nearly 500 passengers from London & Plymouth 6/2/1840
DUTHIE, Captain Alexander - Went on trial for his dreadful treatment of the migrants. Brought out sheep, intending to settle. The most notorious emigrant ship of the early colonial period. Besides 2 named cabin passengers, 2 unnamed emigrants and a number of children died during the voyage.

!PEARCE, James Senr (//c1794-28/12/1862) Died Mt Barker Springs SA. Ag labourer from Chilter North Hill. Perhaps a brother to Mrs Thomas POLKINGHORNE?

!PEARCE, Mrs James (//c1794-//)

!PEARCE, Grace (//c1821-1827-24/7/1854) Died SA pnr. Dairymaid from Chilter North Hill. Birth date discrepency. m 7/11/1850 St James Blakiston, Nathaniel GREGORY

PEARCE, James Junr (//c1828-//) Sawyer; Upper Sturt, Farmer; Mt Barker Springs then Publican; Adelaide (Grenfell St).

!PEARCE, son (//c1835-//)
 

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