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John Allsop, one of 180 convicts transported on the Chapman, 06 April 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 139 (71). Tasmanian Archives - convicts
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th September, 2013 wrote:
John Allsop was convicted at Devon, England on 17/03/1823 for burglary. 7yr transportation sentence. (Previous: served 2yrs at Bridewell & 1mth at Bodmin.) Transported on the ‘Chapman’, arriving in Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on 27/07/1824.
Aged 20yrs; b. Taunton; dark hair; brown eyes.
Assignments and Port Arthur Penal settlement.
Note on record that he was again convicted, as “John Oakley” in 1865.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th September, 2013 made the following changes:
source, alias1, date of birth 1804, gender, occupation, crime