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John Hindley, one of 296 convicts transported on the Pyrenees, 14 March 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 91 (48)
||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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Tim Flynn on 17th November, 2013 wrote:
George White accomplice
D Wong on 19th November, 2013 wrote:
John Hindley was about 44 years old on arrival in WA. His occupation was a “Clock/Watchmaker”.
John was convict No.533 and was transported for “Stealing a fixture”. John was married with 6 children, and had previous convictions.
John was 5’8 1/4” tall, dark complexion, dark brown hair, hazel eyes, slight build, hairy breast, scar on right arm.
Known Areas: Perth
Worked for himself.
4/5/1865: Went to SA per Sea Nymph and then returned.
His record states he married Ellen, no surname, I don’t know if this is the name of his wife in England or whether he remarried. No records about him in WA or SA, no death date.
margaret dyson on 9th March, 2014 wrote:
There is a birth with parents John Hindley and a Ellen Summers in Western Australia.
HINDLEY JAMES father JOHN mother SUMMERS ELLEN FREMANTLE 16888 1876
Convict Changes History
Tim Flynn on 17th November, 2013 made the following changes:
D Wong on 19th November, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1807, gender