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John Carter, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 68
||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 15th May, 2019 wrote:
The assizes for this county ended here on Tuesday last, at which four prisoners were capitally convicted, viz. James Hillier, for stealing two silver spoons, two shirts, a pair of shoes , and other goods, the property of Wm Weeks, of Broughton; Richard Dickenson, for stealing a silver watch, John Carter for stealing out of the counting-house of John Clark, of Trowbridge, 18 guineas in gold; and Wm Scutts , for breaking into the dwelling-house of Geo. Thrasher, of Garsden, and stealing £30 in gold and silver. Hillier is left for execution, the other three reprieved.
Bath Chronicle, 10 Aug 1786
John Carter was transported on the ship Neptune,
NSW Early Convict Index.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 15th May, 2019 made the following changes: