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John Blackwell, one of 184 convicts transported on the Woodford, 29 April 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 379 (191)
||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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greg petersen on 9th April, 2017 wrote:
Assigned to Thomas Archer, Conduct record: Transported for sheep stealing. Gaol report, His behaviour since conviction, uniformly “Good”. Hulk report “Good”. Stated this offence stealing two sheep property Pitford, a farmer, Hemingford Abbey - 3 months in Huntingdon county gaol for an assault. Wife and five children at N. ? town Staunton on the ? ? Blackwell oldest child a girl 14 years, youngest one year old.? married.
October 1st 1830, Archer/ disobedience of orders & insolence this morning - reprimanded. November 14th 1831, T. Archer/ disobedience of orders on the 13th instant reprimanded. November 18th 1831, T. Archer/ neglect of duty & gross insolence to his master yesterday - 50 lashes
Convict Changes History
greg petersen on 9th April, 2017 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime