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John Lewis

John Lewis, one of 214 convicts transported on the Waterloo, 11 March 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Lewis
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 11th March, 1833
Arrival date: 3rd August, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 215 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives NSW (Indents: NRS 12189, Item X635, Microfiche 704)(Butts of COF, NRS 12210, Archive Roll 1024). Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 29 (16)
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

Iris Dunne on 7th November, 2021 wrote:

Annotated Printed Indentures: aged 28
Can read, Catholic, Single
Native Place: London
Trade: Laborer
Offence: Stealing a Watch
Tried 14 February 1832
Previous offence: 7 years
Prisoner No. 33/1533
Remarks: Lost one front tooth lower jaw, scar on right eyebrow, small raised mole right side of chin, angel, crucifix, 2 female figures on upper, man, J F, on lower right arm, Adam & Eve, tree, and serpent, A E on upper left arm, N & anchor lower left arm; served 7 years at Bermuda

Iris Dunne on 7th November, 2021 wrote:

Certificate of Freedom No. 47/618 dated 30 July 1847
Held a Ticket of Leave No. 39/1675 dated 5 September 1839

Convict Changes History

Alec Gardner on 7th November, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 7th November, 2021 made the following changes:

source: State Archives NSW (Indents: NRS 12189, Item X635, Microfiche 704. Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 29 (16) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class

Iris Dunne on 7th November, 2021 made the following changes:

source: State Archives NSW (Indents: NRS 12189, Item X635, Microfiche 704)(Butts of COF, NRS 12210, Archive Roll 1024). Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 29 (16) (prev. State Archives

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