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John Lawrence

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Lawrence
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: -
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: -
Departure date:
Arrival date*: -
Place of arrival -
Passenger manifest -
* Arrival date is estimated


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?detail=1&type=C&id=41595
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 7th December, 2012 wrote:

John LAWRENCE arrived on the ‘Campbell Macquarie’ 01/01/1820. No details given if a convict she and Archives only appear to have 2 convicts landing at VDL.

Tried and convicted at Hobart on 30/07/1831 for Stealing a coil of rope, the property of Mr. Stokel. 7 yr sentence.

Van Diemens Land Convict no. 41595.

1832 Muster: Thos. Walker, Esq.
1833   ”    ”    “
1835   ”    ”    “

Several notes of misconduct - drunk, disorderly, improper language etc. Had Ticket of Leave by 1836 but it was revoked. Restored by 1837.

25/07/1839 Stealing - committed for trial at Cleveland, VDL.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 7th December, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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