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John Jopson, one of 172 convicts transported on the Countess of Harcourt, 16 March 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 121 (62)
||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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D Wong on 24th August, 2017 wrote:
9/1/1824 Coventry Herald West Midlands, England:
John Nead 40, and John Jopson, 32, charged on three separate indictments.
Coventry Herald West Midlands, England
16 Jan 1824
COVENTRY QUARTER SESSIONS
The same John Nead and John Jopson, for stealing, the same day, one gander and three geese, the property of John Sammons, Weston.
John Nead was also on board.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
JOPSON, John. Per “Countess of Harcourt”, 1824
1825 Mar 30: On list of convicts transported to Port Macquarie per “Mermaid” (Reel 6019; 4/3864 pp.510-1)
2/8/1832: Permission to marry Ann Tipton (Burrell 1832) aged 32 - John was 40 and free.
No registration found on NSW BDM.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 24th August, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime