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John Garrard, one of 300 convicts transported on the General Hewett, August 1813
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
7th February, 1814
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 300 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 123 (63). Tasmanian Archives - Linctas
||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 16th January, 2017 wrote:
It is believed John Garrard is the same person as John Garrett.
John Garrett was transferred to Van Diemen’s Land from New South Wales per the ship ‘Brothers’ 1815. It is noted against his name that he was originally transported to NSW per the ‘General Hewitt’ 1815. 1813 conviction at Suffolk. Life Sentence.
Notations in Conduct Record from 1828 to 1834 for misconduct.
5 Aug 1834: Conditional Pardon approved. No. 588.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 16th January, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 123 (63). Tasmanian Archives - Linctas (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 123 (63))