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John Atkinson, one of 172 convicts transported on the Minerva, 08 July 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||5th February, 1840
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 173 (88)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd July, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register, 1826-1879
Died; Drowned at Port Macquarie
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Name: Jno Atkinson. Age: 23. Estimated birth year: abt 1801
Date of conviction: 20 Mar 1824
Place of Conviction: Lancaster
Vessel: Minerva (5). Port of Arrival: Sydney Cove
Date of Arrival: 19 Nov 1824
Trade or Calling; Book Keeper
5 Ft 6 inches . Life. Eyes: Hazel. Hair: Brown. Fair and Ruddy.
Noted against his name; Drowned at Norfolk Island 05/02/1840.
Two death entries (John Arkinson Born 1805 Norfolk Island)
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd July, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), date of death: 5th February, 1840 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime