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John Cotton

John Cotton, one of 310 convicts transported on the Mangles, 18 March 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Cotton
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1817
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 52 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Southampton Town Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mangles
Departure date: 18th March, 1837
Arrival date: 10th July, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 308 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 21 (12) - 1837 Census and Convict Muster
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

Gail Robyn Newman on 8th January, 2022 wrote:

John Cotton Ticket of Leave No 41/1810 signed May 1841

Gail Robyn Newman on 8th January, 2022 wrote:

12 Jan 1847 Jan Anglican Church records, Port Macquarie, marriage of John Cotton to Emma Thorn.

Gail Robyn Newman on 8th January, 2022 wrote:

1837 Dec
John Cotton, Aged: 20; Arrived per ship Mangles (7), 1837; Residence: Port Macquarie [NSW AUS]; [Assigned to] John Dillon

Convict Changes History

Gail Robyn Newman on 8th January, 2022 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000)

Gail Robyn Newman on 8th January, 2022 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 21 (12) - 1837 Census and Convict Muster (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 21

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