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Henry Johnson, one of 267 convicts transported on the Isabella, 15 January 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||18th May, 1819
|Date of Death:
||11th October, 1891
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 6
||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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Anonymous on 9th September, 2011 wrote:
Born Waterford, Ireland on 18th May 1819.
AKA Harry Power.
Convicted of stealing shoes.
Said to have taught a young Ned Kelly.
Drowned in 1892 when he fell in the Murray River at Swan Hill, Victoria.
wendy cole on 21st July, 2019 wrote:
His mother arrived on convict ship “Mexborough” in December 1841.Henry had 3 half sisters, Ann, Margaret and Ellen and half brother Patrick, that where on the ship with their mother Ann Malanaphy. In about 1850/1 they all went to Victoria.
Convict Changes History
wendy cole on 21st July, 2019 made the following changes:
alias1: Harry Power, date of birth: 18th May, 1819 (prev. 0000), date of death: 11th October, 1891 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime