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John Brown, one of 150 convicts transported on the Caledonia, 19 June 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
19th June, 1822
6th November, 1822
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 149 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 170
||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 25th July, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 4 Mar 1825
John Brown alias Smart, 550, 5 ft. 6 in. dark brown hair, brown eyes, 23 years of age, chair maker, tried at Derby March 20, 1822, sentence life, native place Nottingham, pock-pitted, arrived in this Colony per Caledonia 1822, absconded from the Public Works October 10, 1823.—£2 Reward.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 25th July, 2019 made the following changes:
alias1: Smart (alias) (prev. Smart (Alias)), gender: m