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John Kimber, one of 106 convicts transported on the Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Mary, January 1791
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 145 (74)
||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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Maureen Withey on 13th May, 2019 wrote:
The Quarter Sessions of the Peace for the county of Wilts was held in this city on Tuesday and Wednesday last, in which John Kimber, for stealing one bushel of wheat in the chaff, the property of John Johnson, Bishopstone; Thomas Ferris, for stealing two pigs, the property of John Yeats, of Fisherton; and Daniel MacFee, for stealing a remnant of serge and two silk handkerchiefs, the property of Thomas Sheriff, were ordered to be transported for seven years. Sarah Matthews,
Salisbury Journal, 27 Apr 1789
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 13th May, 2019 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime