One of 8 prisoners who absconded in a whale boat from Port Macquarie
On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per 'Mermaid'
Sentence of death commuted to transportation to Macquarie Harbour
James Pattison 1830
Burial 13 March 1830
Register Book of Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle . Burials p. 10
Assigned to Mr. Mossman. Died age 38. Buried Christ Church Burial Ground. Note - no convict by the name of Daniel Clarke on the James Pattison