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John Brown, one of 306 convicts transported on the Fortune and Alexander, January 1806
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 382
||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 24th February, 2020 wrote:
Colonial Secretary Index.
BROWN, John alias THOMPSON. Per “Fortune”, 1806
1824 Jan 19-Feb 19 - To be transported for seven years. In reports of prisoners tried at Court of Criminal Jurisdiction (Reel 6023; X820 p.119)
1824 Feb 2 - On lists of prisoners transported to Port Macquarie per “Lady Nelson” (Reel 6019; 4/3864 pp.109, 462-3)
COURT OF CRIMINAL JURISDICTION. WEDNESDAY.—John Brown, alias John Thompson, was indicted for stealing 21 dollars, and other articles, the property of Walter Thompson. The prisoner pleaded Guilty—7 years transportation.
Sydney Gazette. 22 Jan 1824.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 24th February, 2020 made the following changes:
alias1: Thompson (alias) (prev. Thompson (Alias)), gender: m