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John Alton

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Alton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Castle Forbes
Departure date: 3rd October, 1819
Arrival date: 4th March, 1820
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 29 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - Convicts http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?detail=1&type=C&id=848
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd October, 2012 wrote:

John Alton was convicted at Dublin May 1819 - 7yr sentence. He departed Ireland on the ‘Castle Forbes’ voyage 7a on 3 Oct 1819, arriving van Diemen’s Land 4 Mar 1820.

Convict no. 848.

Clear Conduct Record.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd October, 2012 wrote:

Convict Indent notes: Native Place: Dublin. Age 21yrs. Spinner at a Woollen Mill. 5’8 1/2”. Hazel eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion. Quiet.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd October, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd October, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1799, occupation

Carol Axton-Thompson on 5th October, 2012 made the following changes:

voyage

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