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John Brown

John Brown, one of 250 convicts transported on the Charles Kerr, 06 June 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Brown
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: Soldier/labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Insubordination
Convicted at: Cefalonia Court Martial
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Charles Kerr
Departure date: 6th June, 1837
Arrival date: 9th October, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 248 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 78
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

Dennis Nightingale on 20th April, 2015 wrote:

Born - Tipperary County Ireland. Married 1 male 1 female children.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 20th April, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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