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John Gamble, one of 160 convicts transported on the Layton, 13 June 1827
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life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Database of Transported Convicts 1788-1868 Lincolnshire Archives UK
||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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Elizabeth Hampson on 8th December, 2012 wrote:
Gamble John of Dowsby/Sedgwbrook/West Allington. Convict No. 667. Age 26. Crime :- Stealing 5 tame geese, the property of Robert Burton of West Allington, farmer and stealing 8 tame turkey and 4 tame fowls the property of William Breffit of West Allington, farmer.
Place of Crime - West Allington - Kesteven Quarter Sessions
Trial Date :- 16/10/1826
Sentence 7 years
Ship :- Prince Regent
Notes:- Convicted with Thomas Harding (Convict 803). They were arrested at sedgebrook with 2 hampers, a sack and a large basket containing stolen property.
Convict Changes History
Elizabeth Hampson on 8th December, 2012 made the following changes:
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