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John Green, one of 169 convicts transported on the Mellish, 10 November 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 507 (255). Convict Annotated printed registers; Ticket of leave and Lanyon Saga by Bruce Moore (1982)
||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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Wendy Smith on 1st July, 2019 wrote:
Described in Annotated registers as John Green 2. Another John Green also transported from Gloucester for Hoarse stealing. Same sentence Life. Described as being 21 years old: Status single; could neither read nor write; Religion Protestant; native of Oxfordshire: Convicted on stealing a poney (pony) at Reading (Berkshire Assizes) on 14 July 1828; Had no prior convictions; Height 5 feet 5 3/4 inches; complexion dark ruddy; Hair brown and Eyes hazel. How disposed to Mr Robert Cox at Soath(?) Creek.
Ticket of Leave granted 8 April 1838, Number 38/449 on condition of being allowed to remain in the Yass District as recommended by the Liverpool Bench. Allowed to go to Queanbeyan 10 July 1838. The Ticket of Leave muster of 1841 confirms that he was working for Mr James Wright at Lanyon by letter in July 1840. Lanyon is now located in the southern part of Canberra. Conditional pardon obtained January 1841, Number 41/280.
Convict Changes History
Wendy Smith on 1st July, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 507 (255). Convict Annotated printed registers; Ticket of leave and Lanyon Saga by Bruce Moore (1982) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfi