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John Foot, one of 322 convicts transported on the Barossa, 09 May 1844
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John Palmer Foot
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 84
||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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D Wong on 29th March, 2017 wrote:
JOHN FOOT, EDWARD MORRIS, WILLIAM DABSTER, Theft > simple larceny, 12th June 1843.
Offence: Theft > simple larceny
Verdict: Guilty > no_subcategory; Guilty >
JOHN FOOT, EDWARD MORRIS, and WILLIAM DABSTER, were indicted for stealing, on the 13th of May, 4 metal cocks, value 6s., the goods of Simon Press.
FOOT*— GUILTY . Aged 14. (**Barossa 1844**)
MORRIS*— GUILTY . Aged 14. (**Pestonjee Bomangee 1845**)
DABSTER*— GUILTY . Aged 17. (**Anson 1844**)
Transported for Seven Years.—Convict Ship.
John Foot was 15 years old on arrival in VDL.
John was 4’9 3/4” tall, fresh complexion, kbrown hair, hazel eyes, many tattoos on both arms, could read and write, single, protestant.
Brother: Robert Paddington.
Sent to Point Puer for 1 year.
12/10/1846: Emerged from Gang
12/6/1850: Free Certificate.
6/3/1862:Assault - fined £2
28/7/1862: Launceston - Disturbing the peace = fined £2
Same Date: Assault - fined £5
19/4/1867: Married Sarah Farthing, 34, at Launceston, John was 38,
FOOT JOHN WILLIAM 1855
FOOTE ANN 1863
FOOT JAMES PALMER 1864
FOOTE GRACE HARRIETT 1867
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 29th March, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: John Palmer Foot, date of birth: 1828 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime