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John Jones

John Jones, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 09 October 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Jones
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: 14th February, 1831
Age: 21 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: John
Departure date: 9th October, 1830
Arrival date: 28th January, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 500
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th June, 2021 wrote:

John Jones 3 of 3.
No; 502.
Ship; John; January 1831.
Trial; Middlesex. 8 July 1830 - Life
Transported for Larceny from a Person - Stealing Handkerchief
Single
DIED; 14 February 1831

Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th June, 2021 wrote:

NO; 502.
Height; 5 ft 5 3/4 in
Age; 20
Complexion; Swarthy
Hair; Dark Brown
Eyes; Hazel

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 14th February, 1831 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1810 (prev. 0000), occupation

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