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John Brooks, one of 160 convicts transported on the Layton, 13 June 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 211 (107)
||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 19th April, 2021 wrote:
Convict Conduct Record.
No. 979. John Brooks, Layton, Tried 25 March 1826, 14 years. Transported for Housebreaking, stealing wearing apparel. Mrs Brooks keeps a lodging house, I lived with my mother last.
Conditional Pardon, No. 1547. 20 Dec 183?7
Free Cert. No 490/1840
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Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 19th April, 2021 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime