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John Brooks, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sir Robert Peel, 06 September 1844
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 10 years
||Middlesex, Westminster City General Sessions
Sir Robert Peel
6th September, 1844
26th December, 1844
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 253 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 181 (92). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 18th October, 2016 wrote:
John Brooks was convicted at Middlesex, London on 7 Aug 1844. Transportation sentence of 10 yrs listed and to be sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per ‘Sir Robert Peel’ 1844. The Tasmanian Archives have his name in the Record Book however it states “Not Embarked”.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 18th October, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 181 (92). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 181 (