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John Austin, one of 306 convicts transported on the Fortune and Alexander, January 1806
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 372
||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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Lynette Bratby on 29th April, 2012 wrote:
John Austin was sentenced to 14 years transportation at Lancaster Azzizes on 26/03/1805. He arrived on the Fortune(sometimers refered to as Fortune and Alexander)in Jan 1806. He obtained a Ticket of leave on22/01/1811 letting him travel within the district of Parramatta.He was found guilty 20th April (year not known)of baking light bread and fined 5 shillings,.He died in 1831 aged 70 years
Convict Changes History
Lynette Bratby on 29th April, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1831-00-00, gender m