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John Cole, one of 292 convicts transported on the Calcutta, February 1803
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 7 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
4th October, 1803
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales [Port Phillip]
Travelled with 293 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 341 (170)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th October, 2021 wrote:
Old Bailey On-Line
Trial; 13 Jan 1802. Tried at Old Bailey, London. Accused of theft from a specified place (feloniously stealing, on the 16th of November, three miniature pictures, value 21s. and ten silver tea-spoons, value 26s. the property of Elizabeth Oliver , widow, in her dwelling-house). Found guilty (theft under 40s). Sentenced to transportation.
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th October, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1781 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime