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John Lodge

John Lodge, one of 300 convicts transported on the Lady Kennaway, 02 June 1836

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Lodge
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 24th August, 1817
Occupation: Gardener/farmer
Date of Death: 1893
Age: 75 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing 6 fowls
Convicted at: Gloucester Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lady Kennaway
Departure date: 2nd June, 1836
Arrival date: 12th October, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 300 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 283 (144)
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

D Wong on 17th November, 2019 wrote:

27/8/1835 Cheltenham Chronicle Gloucestershire, England:
Gloucester Summer Assizes
Henry Lodge and John Lodge, for stealing five geese from George Smith, of Matson.

John Lodge was listed as 19 years old on arrival.

Native place: Gloucestershire.

Occupation: Kitchen gardener.

Father: Richard
Mother: Susannah

John could read, was protestant, single, 5’5½” tall, fair ruddy complexion, red hair, blue eyes, sandy whiskers, an and woman’s bust, AHJL on upper right arm, woman AH on upper, J x L back of lower left arm, nail of little finger of left hand split.  Brother to No. 36-2117 who was Henry Lodge, also onboard, and convicted for the same crime.

Assigned to J. Adair
1842: TOL Paterson.
13/2/1846: COF

1893: John died in Greta, NSW, aged 76

Lyn Hudson-Williamson on 23rd February, 2020 wrote:

Ticket of Leave January 10, 1842
Certificate of Freedom February 13, 1846

Convict Changes History

Graeme Morris on 17th November, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 24th August, 1817 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1893 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

D Wong on 17th November, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

Lyn Hudson-Williamson on 23rd February, 2020 made the following changes:


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