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John Lindsay, one of 250 convicts transported on the Lady Kennaway, 30 January 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 23 (14). Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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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Nell Murphy on 22nd December, 2016 wrote:
John LINDSAY was convicted at Glasgow, Scotland on 20 Dec 1847 for assault and robbery. 10yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Lady Kennaway’ arriving 28 May 1851.
Aged 21yrs; labourer; single man; 5’4 1/4”.
Native place - Glasgow
Assigned to work services in the Colony.
Ticket of Leave granted 11 Jan 1853.
Some notes of misconduct and punishments.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 22nd December, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 23 (14). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number