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John Marshall

John Marshall, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Marshall
Aliases: Anderson (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Housebreaking
Convicted at: Stirling Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Phoenix
Departure date: 29th March, 1824
Arrival date: 21st July, 1824
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 203 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 136. Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
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

Nell Murphy on 10th November, 2016 wrote:

John MARSHALL (also known as Anderson) was convicted at Stirling on 18 Sept 1823. 14 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Phoenix’ arriving 1824.

Father and mother at Perth, Scotland.
Single man
Worked last in Glasgow.

Numerous work assignments and records of misconduct and punishments, in the Colony. Appears to have spent time at Port Arthur Penal Settlement.

2 March 1841: Further offence. Further 7yr sentence.
22 Apr 1845: Ticket of Leave granted.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 10th November, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 136. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 136), alias1

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