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John Beaumont, one of 176 convicts transported on the Roslin Castle, 12 August 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 463 (233)
||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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Eric Harry Daly on 28th January, 2013 wrote:
Name: John Beaumont
Trade: laborer and stone mason
Height: 5’ 5”
Hair: light brown
Whiskers: dark brown
Visage: nearly oval
Forehead: sloped backwoods, high brow
Eyebrows: very dark brown
Mouth: medium width
Remarks: long scar on little finger left hand, scar back middle finger right hand.
Transported For: stealing mutton, beef and veal
Goal Report: bad character, belongs to a gang, suspected of having commited many robberies during last winter year. assizes bradford being a *_* to the neighbourhood
Hulk Report: good single, stated this offence stealing mutton from a butchers shop
16 Aug 1829: A Walker/ assault and beating his fellow servant Joseph Poole last night- 50 lashes.
3 Jun 1830: A Walker/ general neglect of duty and dissobediance of orders on the 23 Apr also with general insolence- chain gang 6 months, not to be returned
Convict Changes History
Eric Harry Daly on 28th January, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1802, gender, occupation, crime