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John Coverdale, one of 210 convicts transported on the Augusta Jessie, 27 September 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 447 (225)
||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 9th December, 2013 wrote:
John Coverdale was 29 years old on arrival in VDL.
He was convicted, along with Joseph Tebbutt (Bengal Merchant 1834 NSW), although Joseph was convicted again and ended up in VDL.
John Coverdale was born in Richmond, Surry, he was 5’2” tall, single, brown hair, hazel eyes, scar on right side of chin.
1842 Census: was at Richmond.
Found nothing else about him, there was a Dr. John Coverdale who was the doctor for the Cascades Factory in Hobart, and all records I found were of him.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 9th December, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1805, gender, occupation, crime