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John Crowhurst, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
29th March, 1824
21st July, 1824
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 203 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 128
||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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Maureen Withey on 16th February, 2020 wrote:
621. Crowhurst, W. 5 feet 5, brown hair, blue eyes, 42, farmer’s labourer, tried at Kent, life, per Phoenix, native of Hanling in Chatham, defective sight, top of the head bald, a bird and W C on right hand, a ring pricked on little finger and a finger crippled on same hand, a mole on right cheek near the mouth, absconded from P. B. Nov. 1824 — Reward L2.
Hobart Town Gazette, 28 Oct 1826
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 16th February, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation