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John (the Younger) Long
John Long (The younger), one of 222 convicts transported on the Katherine Stewart Forbes, 21 February 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John (the Younger) Long
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 268
||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 7th September, 2018 wrote:
John LONG (the younger) was convicted at Gloucester, England on 18 Oct 1831 for stealing a watch. Gaol Report:“very bad”. Previous offences, 12 mths in prison. Hulk report: “orderly”. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Katherine Stewart Forbes’ arriving 16 July 1832.
Aged 21 yrs; single man; labourer.
Pass holder status.
1832: Assigned to the Van Diemen’s Land Company - a very large estate, north west Tasmania.
Note on record: “Lost on the Surry Hills in the month of December 1833”. (High country nr St. Valentine’s Peak, VDL)
Noted on records as deceased.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 made the following changes:
firstname: John (the Younger) (prev. John (The younger)), date of birth: 1811 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1834 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime