Contribute to this record
** community contributed record **
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
Did you find the person you were looking for?
If John Bell was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.
If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.
Anonymous on 18th June, 2012 wrote:
Life Sentence.Forging and uttering false notes. Arrvied van Diemen’s Land 1818.
Conditional Pardon 7 Aug 1821. Conduct record: Mar 1 1828 - perform labour on the ‘Lord’s Day’ by driving sheep, Fined 5/-. July 29 1830: Keeping 2 dogs without licence, Fined. Feb 28 1832: Not keeping a lamp well trimmed and a light opposite the front entrance of his public house - Fined.
D Wong on 19th May, 2018 wrote:
John Bell was listed as being 35 years old on arrival - his native place was Antrim County.
John was 5’8½” tall, black to grey hair, hazel eyes.
1/3/1828: Performing ordinary labor on the Lords Day by driving sheep - fined 5/- and costs.
29/7/1830: Keeping 2 dogs liable to duty without a licence contrary to Law, fine £4 and costs.
28/2/1832: Not keeping a lamp well trimmed and a light opposite the front entrance of his Public house on the night of the 18th Feby instant, fined £1 and costs.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 18th June, 2012 made the following changes:
new convict, convicted at 704, crime 10, firstname John, surname Bell, source State Archives of Tasmania http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-1,433,122,L,80, gender m
D Wong on 19th May, 2018 made the following changes:
term: 99 years, voyage, source: State Archives of Tasmania http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-1,433,122,L,80
http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. State Archives of Tasmania http://search.archives.tas.