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John Frost, one of 369 convicts transported on the Dromedary, 11 September 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 209 (106). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 20th July, 2016 wrote:
John Frost was convicted at Middlesex 17 Feb 1819 for Highway Robbery, at St. Margaret, Winchester, together with George Armfield. Death sentence, commuted to Life Sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Dromedary’ 1820.
Assignments in Colony.
Several record of misconduct and punishments.
Conditional Pardon 1840.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 20th July, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 209 (106). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 209 (1