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Jonathan Beswick, one of 238 convicts transported on the Lord Petre, 03 July 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||20th March, 1823
|Date of Death:
||18th May, 1896
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 350
||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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Xena Ish on 8th January, 2019 wrote:
After his conviction Jonathan was held on the prison hulk Warrior awaiting transportation. He left behind a wife, Susannah and children, possible names James, Sarah, and Ellen. Jonathan was 5’ 8” with dark brown hair and hazel eyes. Beswick remarried 13 Jul 1858 to Charlotte Bryant at Port Sorell, Tasmania. They had 9 children.
Convict Changes History
Xena Ish on 8th January, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 20th March, 1823 (prev. 0000), date of death: 18th May, 1896 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime