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John Thomas Higgins
John Thomas Higgins, one of 224 convicts transported on the Waterloo, 02 October 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John Thomas Higgins
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||27th December, 1877
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 147 (75)
||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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John Bates on 21st March, 2016 wrote:
After gaining his Certificate of Freedom 10 April 1844 he married Eliza Sheather on the 22 April 1844 and ran a Butchers Shop at 146 Woolloomooloo St [later renamed Cathedral St], Sydney. They had 10 children, 3 boys and 7 girls. He owned a house at Brougham St, Glebe and died 27 December 1877.
Convict Changes History
Robert Mote on 23rd December, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1813, date of death 27th December, 1877, gender, crime
John Bates on 21st March, 2016 made the following changes: