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John Carpenter, one of 152 convicts transported on the Grenada, May 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
21st October, 1819
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 151 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 157 (80)
||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 25th October, 2016 wrote:
JAMES TURNER, JAMES CLOSE, JOHN CARPENTER, WILLIAM JASPER, JOHN EGAN, MARY HARTNELL, GEORGE BAKER, DAVID CRAWLEY, THOMAS KIRBY, Royal Offences > coining offences, 28th October 1818.
Offence: Royal Offences > coining offences
Verdict: Guilty > pleaded guilty
JAMES TURNER , JAMES CLOSE , JOHN CARPENTER , WILLIAM JASPER , JOHN EGAN , MARY HARTNELL , GEORGE BAKER , DAVID CRAWLEY , and THOMAS KIRBY were severally and separately indicted for feloniously and knowingly having forged notes in their possession .
To which indictments the prisoners severally pleaded GUILTY .
Transported for Fourteen Years.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
CARPENTER, John. Per “Grenada”, 1819
1819 Oct 30: On list of convicts disembarked from the “Grenada” and forwarded to Emu Plains for distribution (Reel 6007; 4/3501 p.3)
1832: TOL Parramatta
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 25th October, 2016 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation, crime