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John Allwright, one of 150 convicts transported on the Sesostris, 23 November 1825
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 305 (154)
||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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Ann Marie Gould on 27th April, 2020 wrote:
4 May 1829 – Hanged at Sydney for burglary in the Illawarra district.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th March, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Sesostris - 1825/6
Name; John Allwright
Protestant, Married, Wife and child
Native Place; Kent
Trade or calling; Farmers Labourer
Offence & Trial ; Housebreaking - 10 July 1825.
Height; 5 ft. 5 1/2 in
Hair; Dk Brown
Remarks; Much freckled
Behaviour on board. Well
John Allwright - 4 May 1829 - Hanged at Sydney for burglary in the Illawarra district.
Convict Changes History
Ann Marie Gould on 27th April, 2020 made the following changes:
date of death: 1829 (prev. 0000), gender: m
Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th March, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime