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John Daines

John Daines, one of 200 convicts transported on the Planter, 13 June 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Daines
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1813
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: 4th November, 1882
Age: 69 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Norfolk Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Planter
Departure date: 13th June, 1832
Arrival date: 15th October, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 345 (173)
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

Anonymous on 23rd February, 2012 wrote:

On 19 December 1832, John was assigned to John Wood of Maitland.  On 30 May 1843, he was granted a Ticket of Leave and was assigned to William Miller Esq. of Lane Cove.  He received a conditional pardon on 1 March 1848.  Married Jane Leiper 19 November 1845 in St Andrew’s Scots Church, Sydney.  John’s surname was spelt Dean/Deans/Deane/Deanes in different records.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 23rd February, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1813-00-00, date of death 1882-11-04, gender m

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