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John Ashton

John Ashton, one of 170 convicts transported on the Glory, May 1818

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Ashton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: Miner
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: No details
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Glory
Departure date: May, 1818
Arrival date: 14th September, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 33 (18)
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 26th May, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867

Ticket of Leave Date: 21 March 1828 . No; 28/233
Native Place: Worsley
Date Of Trial: 21 October 1817 Height;5 Ft 5 1/2 inches
Complexion: Sallow
Hair: Brown
Eyes; Hazel

General Remarks; Was sent to Newcastle 26 March 1821 for beating a Wardman. To Port Macquarie 19 July 1823 for the remainder of his original sentence for harboring a Bushranger

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th May, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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