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life span was 54 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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D Wong on 9th June, 2017 wrote:
John Bishop was 15 years old on arrival - his native place was London, Eng.
John was nearly blind in his right eye.
Sick List of the Waverley:
Folio 1: John Bishop, aged 15; convict; sick or hurt, constipation; put on sick list 18 March 1839, discharged 28 March 1839 to duty.
30/12/1843: Newcastle Gaol - Admitted to Newcastle gaol from Paterson charged with insolence and neglect of duty. Sentenced to 2 months on the tread mill and at the expiration of the sentence to be returned to government.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 9th June, 2017 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Bishop, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1824, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime