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John Cole, one of 300 convicts transported on the Coromandel, 27 October 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Wilts. Quarter Sessions
27th October, 1819
5th April, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 298 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 260
||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 8th May, 2019 wrote:
The following prisoners were tried at Warminster sessions, and sentenced as under: John Cole for picking the pockets of Merrett, at Bishops Cannings; 7 years transportation.
Salisbury Journal, 19 July 1819.
HO 9-9-1 Records of Laurel, Hardy and York Hulks, in Portsmouth Harbour, 1805-1831,p.51.
John Cole (2), age 20, convicted at New Sarum of a felony 24 July 1819, sentenced to 7 yrs transportation. NSW 21 Oct 1819.
John Cole was sent to Tasmania.
Govt Notice. Colonial Secretary’s Office, July 20, 1826.
Certificates of Expiration of Term of Sentence, or Conditional Pardon, have been granted to the undermentioned Persons during the last Week;
John Cole … Coromandel
Hobart Town Gazette, 22 July 1826