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John Gilberry, one of 260 convicts transported on the Mount Stuart Elphinstone, 26 February 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 235 (119)
||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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D Wong on 28th July, 2016 wrote:
John Gilberry was 52 years old on arrival in VDL and was transported for “Stealing a duck”
John was 5’8” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair, red whiskers, protestant, literate, hazel eyes, scar on forefinger right hand, scar 2nd finger left hand, hair thin on top of head, stout made, married.
24/10/1851: Free Certificate.
22/9/1854: Permission to marry Jane Lane, (Angelina 1844) he was 50 and a widower, she was 44 and a widow.
20/11/1854: Married at Oatlands.
1859: John was the overseer of a Road Party at Jericho.
No date of death found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 28th July, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1793 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime