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Jonathan Adams, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 09 October 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||26th May, 1832
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 503 (254) Tasmanian Archives, convict records.
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Nell Murphy on 25th April, 2017 wrote:
Jonathan ADAMS was convicted at Suffolk, England on 14 July 1830 for receiving stolen goods. Previously convicted. 14 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘John’ arriving Jan 1831.
Married man. Wife Sarah ADAMS of the Parish How.
Died in the Colonial Hospital, Hobart on 26 May 1832. (ref: Convict Conduct record)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 25th April, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 503 (254) Tasmanian Archives, convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 5