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John Davies, one of 200 convicts transported on the Bussorah Merchant, 01 October 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||10th January, 1836
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 205 (105)
||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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Nell Murphy on 20th April, 2016 wrote:
John Davies was convicted at Salop on 20 July 1829 for stealing. Previous offences. 7 yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Bussorah Merchant’ arriving 18 Jan 1830.
Assignments in Colony.
Muster 1834 - at Bothwell, Tas.
Died 10 Jan 1836 at Bothwell. (ref. Conduct Record)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 20th April, 2016 made the following changes:
date of death: 10th January, 1836 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime