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John Brown, one of 300 convicts transported on the Nile, 27 June 1850
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Central Criminal Court
27th June, 1850
3rd October, 1850
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 308 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 267 (135)
||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 17th February, 2020 wrote:
ADM 101/252/1F Medical and surgical journal of the convict ship Nile for 15 June to 15 October 1850 by John Kidd, Surgeon, during which time the said ship was employed in sailing to Van Dieman’s Land.
Folios 16-18: John Brown, aged 33, prisoner; case number 6; disease or hurt, palpitation of heart. Put on sick list, 31 July 1850. Discharged 22 August 1850.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 17th February, 2020 made the following changes: