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John Edwards, one of 160 convicts transported on the Hibernia, 20 November 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
20th November, 1818
11th May, 1819
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 158 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 113 (58)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th May, 2021 wrote:
1826 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, Tasmania. 1826
Name; John Edwards ** 2 by same name **
Remarks; Public Works
1823 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, Tasmania. 1823
No; 48. Middlesex. Live. Assigned; W J Cockerell.
1835 - Tasmania, Australia, Convict Court and Selected Records.
No; 48. Name; John Edwards.
Age; 35 - 1835 
Native Place; London
Trade or calling; Blacksmith. Trial where & Date; Middlesex. Sentence; Life
Height; 5 ft. 6 1/2 in
Hair; Lt. Brown
1835 - 28 May. Ticket of Leave. No; 48. John Edwards.
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th May, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation