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John Hawkes, one of 290 convicts transported on the Earl Grey, 27 July 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||25th December, 1817
||'ploman' & farm labourer
|Date of Death:
||27th May, 1894
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Stafford. Walsall Quarter Session
27th July, 1838
21st November, 1838
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 289 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 317 (160)
||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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Pat Pitts on 23rd April, 2012 wrote:
Married Mary Ann Davis (Born 1831 Cork Ireland) at Seymour 28/2/1852. They had 5 children Sarah Jane Born 16/2/1852 Seymour Vic, Mary Ann 1855 Seymour Vic, William 27/1/1858 Gundaroo NSW, Thomas 6/6/1861 Gundaroo NSW , John 1862 Melbourne Vic.
John Hawkes died at Euromedah, Dubbo NSW on 27/5/1894. Mary Ann (wife) was alive in 1894.
Jillann kerr on 17th August, 2014 wrote:
Johns occupation was listed as a spur plater
Peter Mott on 24th February, 2016 wrote:
John & Mary Ann had (5) children-(1)Sarah Jane-1852-(2)-Mary-1856-(3)John-1858-(4)-William-(b)-Jan,27th-1859 (5)-Thomas-(b)-June 06 1861—Sarah Jane married Frederick Mott on the 5th Dec-1869 in Young N.S.W. Sarah died in 1910 in Wellington N.S.W.
Convict Changes History
Pat Pitts on 23rd April, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1894-05-27, gender m
Jillann kerr on 17th August, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 25th December, 1817 (prev. 0000)