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John Fuller

John Fuller, one of 130 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 23 November 1824

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Fuller
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: Shoe & bootmaker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sir Charles Forbes
Departure date: 23rd November, 1824
Arrival date: 18th April, 1825
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 129 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 232. Tasmanian Archives.
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

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

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