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John Jones, one of 240 convicts transported on the Forfarshire, 24 June 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John Conley, John Connelly, Matthew St Leon
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||1st May, 1823
|Date of Death:
||14th April, 1903
life span was 60 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 319 (161)
||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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Mark St Leon on 4th December, 2014 wrote:
For online biography of John Jones, later known as the circus proprietor Matthew St Leon, see:
Convict Changes History
Mark St Leon on 4th December, 2014 made the following changes:
alias1: John Conley, alias2: John Connelly, alias3: Matthew St Leon, date of death: 14th April, 1903 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
Mark St Leon on 27th September, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1st May, 1823 (prev. 0000)