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David Hughes

David Hughes, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: David Hughes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1797
Occupation: Miner
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Rioting
Convicted at: Glamorgan Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: John
Departure date: 26th January, 1832
Arrival date: 8th June, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 255 (128)
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

D Wong on 22nd March, 2013 wrote:

David Hughes was 35 years old when transported. He may have been in the Merthyn riots as he came from that area.

1840: TOL Campbell Town
21/1/11842: TOL Passport, Campbell Town Bench
1844: Recommended for CP
2/3/1846: CP

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 22nd March, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1797, gender, occupation, crime

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