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Isaac Fisher

Isaac Fisher, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Isaac Fisher
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: 10th July, 1887
Age: 85 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Poaching
Convicted at: Gloucester Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: John
Departure date: 26th January, 1832
Arrival date: 8th June, 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 255 (128)
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

D Wong on 11th March, 2013 wrote:

Isaac Fisher was 30 years old when transported to NSW.

Isaac was assigned to Robert Cooper.

1844: TOL Goulburn
20/9/1849: CP

4/10/1852: Married Elizaeth Olivia Swan (1826-15/8/1908).  They had 5 children born at Goulburn.

10/7/1887: Isaac died aged 85 at Argyle.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 11th March, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1802, date of death 10th July, 1887, gender, occupation, crime

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