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John Lee

John Lee, one of 224 convicts transported on the Isabella, 22 November 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Lee
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1788
Occupation: Miner
Date of Death: 22nd June, 1833
Age: 45 years

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing potatoes
Convicted at: Stafford Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: 22nd November, 1831
Arrival date: 15th March, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 225 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 240
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th November, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

Name; John Lee. Ship; Isabella. No; 32-600. Indent No; 191
Age; 44   Est birth Year; 1788
Read & Write; Married; 3 male and 3 female Children, Religion; Protestant;
Native Place; Warwickshire
Calling; Miner
Offence; Stealing potatoes
Date of Trial: 26 June 1831
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 4 in
Complexion; Dark Sallow
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Blue
Noted against name; DIED in Newcastle Hospital 22 June 1833.

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th November, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1788 (prev. 0000), date of death: 22nd June, 1833 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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