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John Luxford, one of 249 convicts transported on the Joseph Somes, 02 June 1847
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John George Gaston
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Surrey, Newington Quarter Sessions
2nd June, 1847
24th September, 1847
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land or Port Phillip
Travelled with 250 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 189 (96)
||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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Convict Changes History
Margaret Dowel on 6th February, 2020 made the following changes:
alias1: John George Gaston, date of birth: 1818 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1899 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime