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John Coe

John Coe, one of 200 convicts transported on the Emma Eugenia, 02 November 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Coe
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 9th February, 1878
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Norfolk Quarter Session
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Emma Eugenia
Departure date: 2nd November, 1837
Arrival date: 9th February, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 200 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 184
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

Dianne Jones on 6th August, 2020 wrote:

1878, 9 February: John COE per Emma Eugenia, native place Norfolk; arrived 1813; tried at Norwich Sessions, March 1837; died 9/2/1878 - his name appears on a list from the Police Department of New South Wales, Convict Branch, Sydney. The document is signed by the Inspector General of Police and dated 8 January, 1879 (see New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891; Convicts Deaths; Annual Returns of Convicts Who Died, 1867-1891). Note: There are no details of the cause of his death or the place of his death or burial.

Dianne Jones on 6th August, 2020 wrote:

Correction: Year of arrival should read 1838.

Dianne Jones on 13th August, 2020 wrote:

1868, 19 October: John COE per Emma Eugenia 1838, crime not stated, life, is on a list of so-called “British Lunatics” in the “Parramatta Lunatic Asylum” (see New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891).

Convict Changes History

Dianne Jones on 6th August, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

Dianne Jones on 6th August, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 9th February, 1878 (prev. 0000)

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