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John Gardner, one of 190 convicts transported on the Mangles, 29 March 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 275 (139)
||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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Rowena Anne Curtin on 19th July, 2019 wrote:
GARDENER, John. Per “Mangles”, 1820
1825 Feb 5
Petition for his family to be sent out at Government expense (Fiche 3285; 4/1112.1A p.109)
D Wong on 22nd July, 2019 wrote:
John Gardner was listed as 48 years old on arrival, he was 5’4¾” tall, black hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion.
27/6/1827: TOL - Allowed to remain in the District of Sydney 14/5/1827, Sydney Bench.
Altered for the District of Windsor on 26/7/1827. Dated of birth listed as 1773.
Transported for ‘Receiving stolen wool’.
1833: TOL, Sydney.
26/1/1830: Permission to marry Mary Cockhead (Harmony 1827) Mary was 46 and on bond - John was 58 and had a TOL.
1830: Married at St. James’ Sydney.
Possible Death: 1849, aged 84 - NSW BDM
Maureen Withey on 15th March, 2021 wrote:
The following convicts were removed from our county Gaol on Tuesday last, and put board the Retribution hulk, at Sheerness, preparatory to their transportation to Botany Bay: Wm. Niblett, for life; Edward Sheppard, Thomas Smith, and John Gardner, for fourteen years; and Samuel Antill, Wm. Flint, Joseph Herring, William Hill, Nathaniel Lusty and Henry Williams for seven years.
Cheltenham Chronicle, 16 Sep 1819.
Hulk Records. HO-9-7-1 page 44.
Received from Gloucester, 8 Sept 1819.
John Gardner, age 44, Rec. Stolen Goods, Tried at Gloucester,21 Aug 1819, 14 years, Transpd. 15 Mar 1820
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 22nd July, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1773 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime