Personal Details

Name: GUERIN, James Charles
Convict Number(s): 5585
Year of Birth: 1835
Date of Death: 01/11/1891
Place of Death: India.
Cause of Death:

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: COLONIAL CONVICT.
Ship Arrival Year:

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 12/08/1863

Conditional Pardon

Date: 11/01/1871
Location: Vasse, WA.

Certificate of Freedom


British Details

Relationship Status: Married
Number of Children: 2
Occupation: Farmer
Literacy: Literate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Perth, WA.
Details of Crime: Larceny of Cattle. Sentenced to 15 years Imprisonment.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Sussex, Vasse.
Employment Types: Self-Employed 1863-1864 & 1866. Police Constable Vasse & Sussex Districts 1852- 1853.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Accompanied AUSTIN in exploring to North of Murchison in 1854. Was in charge of several shipments of Horses to India in 1858. Convicted of Stealing Cattle in 1861. He was Self-Employed whilst on Ticket of Leave. He employed 3 Ticket of Leave Men in 1867- 1868 and was a Land & Stock Owner at St. Johns Brook. Went to Calcutta, India on 08/12/1886 and became Superintendent of Police. He visited Western Australia in 1879 & 1885. Wife Catherine & 2 sons in poor house 1886. ( Refer WABI Cards ).