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John Hooper

John Hooper, one of 160 convicts transported on the Hibernia, 20 November 1818

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Hooper
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1840
Age: 40 years

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Hibernia
Departure date: 20th November, 1818
Arrival date: 11th May, 1819
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 158 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 113 (58)
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

Kathie Garnham on 13th September, 2013 wrote:

John married Rebecca Bloxham (Bloxam) in 1829 in Newcastle, NSW & he had 2 children. Amelia born 1831 & Sarah born 1836. John died at age 40. He was sent to Van Diemens Land, Newcastle & Port Macquarie. All three notoriuos in history for the extremely harsh conditions.

Convict Changes History

Kathie Garnham on 13th September, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1800, date of death 1840

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