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John Bourn, one of 189 convicts transported on the Duke of Portland, January 1807
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Gloucester City Assizes
Duke of Portland
27th July, 1807
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 201 other convicts
||State Archives NSW; Kingswood, New South Wales; Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930; Series: 2374; Item: 2/2005; Roll: 136 - Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 390
||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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Maureen Withey on 11th February, 2021 wrote:
THE Tickets-of-Leave granted to the under A mentioned Prisoners of the Crown, have been cancelled for the reasons set against their respective names.
Bourne John, per Duke of Portland, theft; district of Wollombi.
NSW Govt. Gazette, 1 Oct 1841.
Gail Robyn Newman on 26th August, 2021 wrote:
16 August 1841
Place: Newcastle gaol
John Bourne, tried at Gloucester, labourer, admitted to Newcastle gaol from Maitland. Sent to Hyde Park Barracks
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 11th February, 2021 made the following changes:
Gail Robyn Newman on 25th August, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1785 (prev. 0000)
Gail Robyn Newman on 26th August, 2021 made the following changes:
source: State Archives NSW; Kingswood, New South Wales; Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930; Series: 2374; Item: 2/2005; Roll: 136 - Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 390 (prev. Aust