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John Aspin, one of 176 convicts transported on the Lord Melville, 29 May 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||York (West Riding) Quarter Session
29th May, 1830
21st October, 1830
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 175 other convicts
||The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser Saturday 23 August 1834 page 4
||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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Lavinia on 27th August, 2015 wrote:
Aspin John, Lord Melville (3), No. 30 1770, 30, Blackburn, Weaver, 5 feet 5 1/4in, brown hair, hazel eyes, ruddy freckled complexion, J M H M C M on right arm, mermaid on left, from Australian Agricultural Company, since 14th Instant.
Convict Changes History
Lavinia on 27th August, 2015 made the following changes:
source: The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser Saturday 23 August 1834 page 4 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 379 (192)), date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupa