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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 51 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 508. Convict Annotated printed registers and Ticket of leave records.
||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 1. Another John Green, native of Oxfordshire, also transported for life for stealing a poney (pony). Described as being 30 years old; could neither read nor write; Religion Protestant; Status Married with four children (no names provided); convicted of horse stealing at Gloucester on 13 August 1828 and convicted for life; No prior convictions: Height 5 feet 6 inches; complexion ruddy and freckled; Hair brown and Eyes Hazel.
Ticket of Leave obtained on 8 December 1837, number 37/1792 on the condition he was allowed to remain in the district of Evan on recommendation of Penrith Bench. Ticket of leave passport obtained on 4 January 1842 which allowed him to travel between Sydney and Mudgee. Number 42/175.
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 508. Convict Annotated printed registers and Ticket of leave records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Numb