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John Judd, one of 230 convicts transported on the Arab, 22 February 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||13th December, 1834
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 291 (147).
Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au
||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 Judd was convicted as Essex on 30/01/1833 for Highway Robbery and assault. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Arab 2’, arriving 30/06/1834.
Gaol Report: bad character. Imprisoned twice before.
Hulk Report: good
Ship Surgeon’s Report: Quiet, little ability.
Died H.M. Colonial Hospital Hobart 13/12/1834.
(Brother Henry Judd was also onboard the same ship for a different crime - served his time in VDL and was granted a Conditional Pardon.)
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th January, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of death 13th December, 1834, gender, crime