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John Barnes, one of 200 convicts transported on the Fame, 09 October 1816
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||31st May, 1826
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 288
||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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D Wong on 24th May, 2017 wrote:
19/3/1816 Manchester Mercury Greater Manchester, England:
IN THE CASTLE
John Barnes, of Huddersfield, for paying counterfeit Bank of England notes.—Guilty
31/5/1826: John Barnes of Castle Hill, died aged 45 and was buried at St John’s church cemetery. Listed as convict per Fame 1817.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 24th May, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1781 (prev. 0000), date of death: 31st May, 1826 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime