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John Goodyer, one of 190 convicts transported on the Egyptian, 05 April 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||11th April, 1823
|Date of Death:
||25th May, 1908
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 19 (11)
||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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Gail Buswell on 22nd September, 2012 wrote:
Christened on 14 April 1823 in Bulkington, Warwickshire
Parents: Eli GOODYEAR and Jane (nee MADLIN)
D Wong on 29th September, 2012 wrote:
John Eli Goodyer was 17 years old when transported.
John was 5’6” tall, brown hair, hazel eyes, single, freckled scar on right arm.
1846: Married Susanna Sarah Chapman(24/4/1830-13/5/1908). They had 13 children.
May 1851: CP
9/6/1852: Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston) - John Goodyer, in the service of mr Chapman, North Est Creek, won 1st prize in the East Tamar Ploughing Competition.
25/5/1908: John died in Launceston, at the time of his death his occupation was listed as a Farmer and Cotton Weaver.
Convict Changes History
Gail Buswell on 22nd September, 2012 made the following changes:
D Wong on 29th September, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 11th April, 1823, date of death 25th May, 1908, occupation, crime