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John Hollingsworth, one of 200 convicts transported on the Sarah, 22 August 1829
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 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 180
||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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D Wong on 11th May, 2019 wrote:
7/4/1829 Essex Herald Essex, England:
John Dean and James Unwin, alias Onion, for stealing turkeys at Arkesden.
17/3/1829 Essex Herald Essex, England:
GANG OF POACHERS
POACHERS. John Hollingsworth, Adam Bond, Thomas Barker, Richard Boyton, James Bailey, John Wisbey, John Brown, John Graves, Thos. Graves, Joseph Burgess, James Onion, alias Unwin, George Burgess, Thomas Martin, John Martin, John Pledger, John Sell, Joseph Gates, John Pickitt and James Baker were indicted for maliciously and feloniously shooting at Richard Warren, with powder and shot, with intent to kill and murder.
John Hollingsworth was 28 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Essex.
John could read, was married with 3 children, was 5’11¾” tall, ruddy complexion, Brown hair, dark grey eyes, diagonal scar on forehead right side, small scar on centre of lower lip.
1837: TOL Parramatta
1838: TOL Parramatta
1843: Bank Warrant - Condition: Free by Servitude.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 11th May, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime