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John Grant, one of 173 convicts transported on the Morley, 19 September 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
19th September, 1822
11th January, 1823
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 172 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 211 (106)
||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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Maureen Withey on 8th January, 2020 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 10 June 1825.
The following Prisoners have absented themselves from Macquarie Harbour, between Feb 26 and March 8, 1825:
John Grant (322),. 5ft. 8 ½ in, dark brown hair, hazel eyes, 30 years of age, a cloth dresser, tried at York, March 1822, sentence 7 years, arrived in this Colony per Morley 1823, native place Leeds, a number of pock marks on his face, absconded from Macquarie Harbour March 7, 1825.-£2 Reward.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 8th January, 2020 made the following changes: