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John Hancock, one of 240 convicts transported on the Portsea, 24 July 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Upper Canada Court Martial
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 306
||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 9th August, 2020 wrote:
Pardon available everywhere save in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and the
British Possessions in North America.
Hancock John, Portsea.
NSW Govt Gazette, 13 Apr 1849.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 9th August, 2020 made the following changes: