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John Chapman, one of 170 convicts transported on the Lord Melville, 14 November 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||'General return of convicts in New South Wales 1837'
||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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iain Frazier on 26th August, 2019 wrote:
John was born about 1807.
In 1828 he arrived as a convict in NSW on LORD MELVILLE.
In 1829 he is described as from Kirbycum Osbournby.
In 1837 he is described as employed by John (Thompson) at Maitland, age30.
Convict Changes History
iain Frazier on 26th August, 2019 made the following changes:
source: 'General return of convicts in New South Wales 1837' (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 521 (262)), gender: m