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John Andrews, one of 270 convicts transported on the Bengal Merchant, 04 August 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 340
||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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Maureen Withey on 19th June, 2020 wrote:
Burglary at Loose. Edwin Bassett, 16; William Sawyer, 19, John Andrews, 24, John Sawyer, 17, for burglary in the dwelling-house of Elizabeth Cbarteris, at Loose, and stealing therefrom four cloaks, three muffs, one tippet, sixteen silver spoons, and other articles, value £15, her property.
South Eastern Gazette, 2 Mar 1836.
The undermentioned convicts were last week removed from the county goal and put on board the Fortitude hulk, at Chatham :—James Thurthill, John Sawyer, John Hayes, William Sawyer, John Andrews, James Dabin, and Joseph Bennett, transported for life. - John Reuben, Charles Brisley, and John Smith, transported for 14 years.—James Taylor, James Scott, Charles Choat, and Timothy Reardon, transported for 7 years.
West Kent Guardian, 9 April 1836
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 19th June, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime