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John Heathcote

John Heathcote, one of 106 convicts transported on the Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Mary, January 1791

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Heathcote
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1770
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Receiving
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Ann
Departure date: January, 1791
Arrival date: 9th July, 1791
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 1043 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 142
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

D Wong on 22nd December, 2019 wrote:

22/8/1789 Oxford Journal Oxfordshire, England:
Elizabeth Weston (Aged Seventeen) and Jane Toome (Aged fifteen) for stealing Bills of Exchange, seven Guineas, and other Money, from Cornelius Tongue; Thomas Francis and John Heathcote (both aged nineteen) for receiving the said Bills, knowing them to be stolen.

Jane Toome/Toone and Elizabeth were on the ‘Mary Ann’ 1791.
John Heathcote and Thomas Francis per ‘Admiral Barrington’ 1791.

1806 General Muster: Assigned to D. Brown.

1819: Population Muster, NSW.
John Heathcote - Land holder, NSW

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 22nd December, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1770 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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