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John Cameron

John Cameron, one of 240 convicts transported on the Elphinstone, 20 January 1836

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Cameron
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1st March, 1843
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Elphinstone
Departure date: 20th January, 1836
Arrival date: 24th May, 1836
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 239 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 229 (117)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd June, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters.
Year; 1841
No; 2028
Name; John Cameron
Ship; Elphinstone
Assigned; Government Gardener
Noted against name; DIED; 1 March 1843

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1st March, 1843 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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