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John Greenhall, one of 240 convicts transported on the Portsea, 24 July 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Central Criminal Court
24th July, 1838
18th December, 1838
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 239 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 300
||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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D Wong on 19th August, 2017 wrote:
6/4/1838 Morning Post London, England:
CENTRAL CRIMINAL COURT.—April 5
John Greenhall and William Smaile were indicted for stealing a trunk containing coins, plate, jewellery, and other articles.
Judgement on William Smaile was respited - not listed on any ship.
Sick list of the Portsea Convict Barque:
Folio 2: John Greenhall, aged 20, prisoner; disease or hurt, obstipatio. Put on sick list, 23 August 1838. Discharged 24 August 1838.
Folio 3: John Greenhall, aged 20, prisoner; disease or hurt, obstipatio. Put on sick list, 30 August 1838. Discharged 31 August 1838.
Folio 10: John Greenhall, aged 21, prisoner; disease or hurt, dyspepsia. Put on sick list, 18 December 1838. Discharged 19 December 1838.
1843: TOL Port Macquarie
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 19th August, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime