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John Gould

John Gould, one of 299 convicts transported on the Marion, 27 September 1847

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Gould
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: 1893
Age: 90 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Oxford Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Marion
Departure date: 27th September, 1847
Arrival date: 9th January, 1848
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 298 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 222
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Jan Humphreys on 22nd May, 2016 wrote:

John was born Alvescot, Oxfordshire, had three previous trials 1823 Assi 5/143/12, 1847 HO27/64,
1842 HO27/67. He was assigned to William Henry Mitchell of Barfold near Kyneton, Mitchell brought out his wife and six children.

Jan Humphreys on 7th April, 2017 wrote:

Pardon of Exiles VPRS 89, Letter Supt.Convicts re family of Gould 50/482 1/3/1850, 50/504 19/3/1850 family sailing on ‘Antares’ from Sydney. 25/3/1850
Letter from WH Mitchell re collecting family.
Asst Immigrants Series 1190 Reel 699 NSW records,

Convict Changes History

Jan Humphreys on 22nd May, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1893 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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