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John Beck

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Beck
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1781
Occupation: Ploughman/farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Cow stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Down
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sophia
Departure date: 15th September, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 186 other convicts

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Community Contributions

Keith South on 13th April, 2015 wrote:

John was a native of Down Co, 48 and married with two children.

Keith South on 18th April, 2015 wrote:

Age 48. Married with 2 children. Ploughman and reaper from Co. Down. Tried August 1827 and sentenced to 7 years transportation for cow stealing. Assigned to J.P. Webber at Penshurst on arrival

Convict Changes History

Keith South on 13th April, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi?requestType=Search&ship=Sophia+(1829) (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Beck, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of deat

Keith South on 13th April, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, date of birth: 1781 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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