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John Everett

John Everett, one of 160 convicts transported on the Richmond, November 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Everett
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 9th June, 1894
Occupation: Carter
Date of Death: 1868
Age: -

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 14 years

Crime: Coining
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Richmond
Departure date: 27th November, 1821
Arrival date: 30th April, 1822
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 124
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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Anonymous on 3rd October, 2011 wrote:

John Everett could be my GGG-Grandfather.  I would love to find out more!

Elizabeth Wright on 1st January, 2015 wrote:

John married Mary Jane Lindsay

D Wong on 3rd January, 2015 wrote:

Old Bailey:
RICHARD JOHNSON BURBRIDGE, BRIANT COLEMAN, SAMUEL PALEY, MICHAEL MULLINS, BARNARD LARAGY, JOHN BLACK, EDWARD WAKELING, ALEXANDER MYERS, HENRY MARTINEER, HUGH GREEN, JAMES M’NABB, GEORGE COOK, THOMAS MITCHELL, WILLIAM JONES, WILLIAM SCOTT, THOMAS BELL, EDWARD BROWN, THOMAS HODGES, HENRY WINCHESTER, JOHN EVERET, JOSEPH GIBBERTS, HENRY HARRIS, JOHN COATES, MARY ANN SMITH, LYDIA HINES, ANN WHITE, MARY SINGLETON, JAMES ROWLAND MATTHEWS, JOHN FREDERICKSON, MATILDA WILKINSON, JOHN FROST, HENRY MILES EASTGATE, WILLIAM SEERS, HENRY STEVENS, ELIZABETH VINCENT, Royal Offences > coining offences, Royal Offences > coining offences, 11th April 1821.

Reference Number: t18210411-15
Offences: Royal Offences > coining offences; Royal Offences > coining offences
Verdicts: Guilty > pleaded guilty; Not Guilty
Punishments: Transportation

SECOND DAY, THURSDAY, APRIL 12.
RICHARD JOHNSON BURBRIDGE , BRIANT COLEMAN , SAMUEL PALEY , MICHAEL MULLINS ,BARNARD LARAGY , JOHN BLACK , EDWARD WAKELING , ALEXANDER MYERS , HENRY MARTINEER ,HUGH GREEN , JAMES M’NABB , GEORGE COOK , THOMAS MITCHELL , WILLIAM JONES , WILLIAM SCOTT , THOMAS BELL , EDWARD BROWN , THOMAS HODGES , HENRY WINCHESTER , JOHN EVERET ,JOSEPH GIBBERTS , HENRY HARRIS , JOHN COATES , MARY ANN SMITH , LYDIA HINES , ANN WHITE ,MARY SINGLETON , JAMES ROWLAND MATTHEWS , JOHN FREDERICKSON , MATILDA WILKINSON ,JOHN FROST , HENRY MILES EASTGATE , WILLIAM SEERS , HENRY STEVENS , and ELIZABETH VINCENT , were severally and separately indicted for feloniously having forged Bank of England notes in their possession, knowing them to be forged .
The prisoners pleaded GUILTY .
Transported for Fourteen Years .
Before Mr. Common Sergeant.
502. The same prisoners, with the exception of J.R. Matthews, were again indicted for disposing of and putting away certain forged and counterfeit Bank notes, with intent to defraud the Governor and Company of the Bank of England .
MR. SERGEANT BOSANQUET, on behalf of the Governor and Company of the Bank of England, declined offering any evidence.
NOT GUILTY .

John was born at Hemel Hampstead – his father was Thomas and Mother Ann.

John was 5’1 ½” tall, dark brown hair, light grey eyes, scar between the eyebrows, scar on forehead.

1830 Muster: Assigned to the VDL Company
1832 Muster: Assigned to the VDL Company
1833: TOL
11/4/1835: Free by Servitude.

1837: married Mary Lindsay (arrived per ‘Amelia Johnson’)at Launceston, they had 4 children.

C1846: moved to Ballarat area.

1869: John died in Burrumbeet, Victoria aged 68?? (the ages and dates are always a little out, this would make him born in 1801)

Convict Changes History

Elizabeth Wright on 1st January, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 9th June, 1894 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

D Wong on 3rd January, 2015 made the following changes:

date of death: 1868 (prev. 0000), crime

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