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John Johnson, one of 224 convicts transported on the Waterloo, 18 November 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Bread & biscuit maker
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 470.
Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-26,156,28,L,80
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th January, 2013 wrote:
John Johnson was convicted at Sussex for stealing wearing apparrel on 16/10/1834. 14yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Waterloo’, arriving March 1835.
Hulk Report: Good
Ship surgeon’s report: quiet & orderly throughout voyage.
Single man; Hazel eyes; dk brown hair; 5’4 1/2”; bread maker; b. abt 1813 Windsor.
Ticket of Leave 08/06/1841
Conditional Pardon 19/07/1843 (no. 538)
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th January, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1813, gender, occupation, crime