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David Bucktrout, one of 200 convicts transported on the John Brewer, 01 December 1841
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||8th November, 1847
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 421 (212)
||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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D Wong on 21st June, 2018 wrote:
David Bucktrout was listed as 20 years old on arrival in VDL - his native place was Stockport and he was transported for ‘Stealing old iron’.
David was 5’5” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair, blue eyes, single, can read, D.B. on back of right hand, fing on ring finger right hand, Lost two fingers of left hand, scar corner of right ??, scar on left arm.
Mother: Ellen at native place.
8/11/1847: David Bucktrout accidentally drowned in the Derwent River.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 21st June, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1821 (prev. 0000), date of death: 8th November, 1847 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime