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John Anderson

John Anderson, one of 160 convicts transported on the Hibernia, 20 November 1818

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Anderson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Butcher
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hibernia
Departure date: 20th November, 1818
Arrival date: 11th May, 1819
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 158 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 118
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st May, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records.
No; 142
Age; 26 [1793]
Native Place; Falkirk
Trade or calling; Butcher
Trial where & Date; Edinborugh - 22 June 1818.
Sentence;  7 years
Height; 5 ft. 5 1/2 in
Eyes; Brown
Hair; Brown
Completion; Dark.
Remarks; Well Behaved

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st May, 2021 wrote:

Tasmania, Australia, Convict Court and Selected Records.
Trial; Edinburgh - 22 June 1818. 7 years. Pardoned; 196.

1826 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, Tasmania. 1826
No; 46
Name; John Anderson ** 2 by same name on board
Ship arrived by;  Hibernia
To whom assigned/Occupation; FREE Certificate 22 April 1825

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st May, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1793 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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