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John Elliott

John Elliott, one of 280 convicts transported on the Recovery, 26 October 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Elliott
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Sussex Quarter Session
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Recovery
Departure date: 26th October, 1835
Arrival date: 25th February, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 280 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 194. Trove: NSW Government Gazette, 2 May 1845, Issue No.35, Page 457, Ticket-of-Leave and The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser, 8 Feb 1851, Page 4, Government Gazette, Tickets of Leave. State Records NSW - HO 10/54 - Ticket-of-Leave
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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Iris Dunne on 11th December, 2016 wrote:

Tried 20 May 1835
Has 2 TOL - 1845 No. 45/403 is in the County of Cumberland, Campbelltown and TOL: advertised 1851 is in Maitland.

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 11th December, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 194. Trove: NSW Government Gazette, 2 May 1845, Issue No.35, Page 457, Ticket-of-Leave and The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser,

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