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John Johnson

John Johnson, one of 200 convicts transported on the Ann, August 1809

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Johnson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1769
Occupation: 'ploman' & farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Possession of forged bank note
Convicted at: Stafford Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Ann or Anne
Departure date: August, 1809
Arrival date: 27th February, 1810
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 430. NSW State Archives, Convict Index (4/4427, Reel 601, p.471)& (4/4430, Reel 774, page 094). UK Prison Hulk Register (HO9/8). Ancestry.
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

Iris Dunne on 5th December, 2018 wrote:

Prison Hulk Ship Captivity moored at Portsmouth, No.1726, Received 12 September 1808, Convicted 30 March 1808, aged 39, Offence: Having forged bank notes on their person, transferred to ship Ann on 16 August 1809

Convict Index: Ticket of Leave No.10/2, Conditional Pardon dated 31 January 1816 (torn up 3 September 1822 on his receiving a certificate)
https://www.records.nsw.gov.au/searchhits_nocopy?id=65&Surname=johnson&Firstname=john&Alias=&Vessel=Ann&Year=&RecordType=&Citation=&Remarks=

Absolute Pardon dated 31 January 1816, Origin Place: Derbyshire, Convicted 30 March 1808, Trade: Potter, Vessel: Anne

Convict Changes History

david johnson on 5th December, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation

Iris Dunne on 5th December, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 430. NSW State Archives, Convict Index (4/4427, Reel 601, p.471)& (4/4430, Reel 774, page 094). UK Prison Hulk Register (HO9/8). Ancestry. (prev. Austr

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