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John Cook, one of 173 convicts transported on the Morley, 19 September 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
19th September, 1822
11th January, 1823
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 172 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 205 (103)
||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 25th July, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 4 Mar 1825
John Cook, 509, 5 ft. 2 in. brown hair, hazel eyes, 21 years of age, tried at Lincoln March 9, 1822, sentence 14 years, arrived in this Colony per Morley 1823, a farmers’ labourer and ploughman, native place Faucet, Lincolnshire, absconded from the service of Dr. Ross, at the Shannon, Dec. 1824.—£2 Reward.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 13th May, 2021 wrote:
1826 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, Tasmania. 1826
Name; John Cook
Ship arrived by; Morley
To whom assigned/Occupation; ABSCONDED; 15 Nov 1824
1835 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, Tasmania
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 25th July, 2019 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation
Penny-Lyn Beale on 13th May, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000)