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John Burton, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Barzendale, Joseph (alias)
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 258
||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 14th November, 2012 wrote:
John Burton was about 19 years old when convicted of Pocketpicking.
John was Protestant, illiterate, single, 5’6 1/2” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, red whiskers, native place; Manchester.
16/8/1837: On list of runaways apprehended during the previous week. Absconded from T. Kerr, Paterson.
11/2/1839: Tried at Parramatta (along with Daniel Stewart) for committing burglary and stealing money and clothes.
1839: Transported to Norfolk Island.
12/10/1845: Arrived in VDL per Lady Franklin.
20/2/1849: Free Certificate, Launceston.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 14th November, 2012 made the following changes:
alias1 Barzendale, Joseph (alias) (prev. Barzendale, Joseph (Alias)), date of birth 1813, gender, occupation, crime