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John Cottle

John Cottle, one of 160 convicts transported on the Vittoria, 26 August 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Cottle
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: 1829
Age: 21 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Somerset Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Vittoria
Departure date: 26th August, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 483 (243)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th October, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register, 1826-1879
Name; John Cottle
Ship; Vittoria
Age - 19
Died - Windsor
Date - 4th February 1829
Remarks: Died from fatigue between Windsor & Parramatta

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register,

Name; John Cottle
Ship. Vittoria
Year of Arrival -
Amount; 2. £.  4. Shillings 0. Pence. Deposited in the Savings Bank of New South Wales

Died 4 Feb 1829
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Convict Changes History

Ann Marie Gould on 27th March, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

Ann Marie Gould on 24th May, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1829 (prev. 0000), occupation

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