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John Brown

John Brown, one of 190 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 04 March 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Brown
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Essex Special Session of Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Phoenix
Departure date: 4th March, 1828
Arrival date: 14th July, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 190 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 320
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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 24th August, 2021 wrote:

The following are the sentences passed upon the cases not otherwise reported : Death Recorded.—John Brown and Jas. Couch, otherwise Cooch, for stealing an ewe sheep, the property of Mr. Mark Gotts, of Bulphan ;

Suffolk Chronicle, 15 Dec 1827.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 24th August, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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