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John Broadhurst

John Broadhurst, one of 250 convicts transported on the London, 15 March 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Broadhurst
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 17th February, 1822
Occupation: Miner
Date of Death: 30th January, 1869
Age: 46 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Lancaster, Kirkdale Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: London
Departure date: 15th March, 1844
Arrival date: 9th July, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 249 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 40
Source description: 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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Convict Changes History

Garry Shuttleworth on 17th August, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 17th February, 1822 (prev. 0000), date of death: 30th January, 1869 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

D Wong on 16th July, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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