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John Fuller, one of 130 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 23 November 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Shoe & bootmaker
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 232. Tasmanian Archives.
||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 28th March, 2016 wrote:
John Fuller was convicted at Middlesex, London 15 July 1824 for stealing from a dwelling house. Previous sentence for stealing and served 5yr at a Penitent1ary (place not known). Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Sir Charles Forbes’ 1825.
Single; quiet man; orderly; 22yrs; native place - Leeds, England; boot & shoemaker.
Several notes of misconduct on his official record.
Additional charge in Launceston Court. Sentence extended 7yrs.
Recommended for a Conditional Pardon 1845.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 28th March, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 232. Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 232), date of birth: 18