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John Goodman, one of 280 convicts transported on the Eden, 27 August 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 367 (186)
||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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carol on 20th November, 2019 wrote:
Newspaper article -19 April 1836 - Hertford Mercury and Reformer - Hertford, Hertfordshire, England.
John Goodman, indicted for feloniously stealing four bushels of potatoes, the property of Thomas Banting, was sentenced to transportation .
D Wong on 21st November, 2019 wrote:
John Goodman was listed as 25 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Rickmansworth.
Previous convictions:once for a Fowl 4 months, for poaching 2 months & 1 month.
John was single, 5’9½” tall, dark complexion, dark brown hair and whiskers, grey eyes, breast freckled.
1843: Free Certificate.
Convict Changes History
carol on 20th November, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime
D Wong on 21st November, 2019 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation