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John Cookson, one of 300 convicts transported on the Baring, December 1818
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
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 122
||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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Gordon Reynolds on 26th January, 2016 wrote:
John had a brother William Cookson (1792 - 1836) and he too was sent to NSW on the same convict ship, Baring. William married Sarah Johnson on 03 FEB 1823 • St John’s Parish Church, Parramatta, NSW, Australia.
Convict Changes History
Gordon Reynolds on 26th January, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years (prev. 99 years), gender: m, occupation, crime