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John Cook, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
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 Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 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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D Wong on 18th October, 2018 wrote:
John Cook was 21 years old on arrival - native place: London.
John was literate, protestant, single, 5’8¾” tall fair ruddy and freckled complexion, brown hair, grey eyes, eyebrows meeting, scar on the left, D on left side of back, J. C M. C C. C E F on upper right arm, mark of a boil inside lower right arm, two scars on left knee.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 18th October, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1819 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime