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John Henry, one of 276 convicts transported on the Asia, 25 April 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John Henry Rowland
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Central Criminal Court
25th April, 1840
6th August, 1840
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 275 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 184. Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 4th August, 2016 wrote:
John Henry ROWLAND was convicted at the CCC, London 25 Nov 1839 for robbery. 15yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Asia’ arriving 6 Aug 1840.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 4th August, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 184. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 184), alia