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John Marshall

John Marshall, one of 200 convicts transported on the China, 03 January 1846

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Marshall
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 24th June, 1896
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 10 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Scotland. Perth Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: China
Departure date: 3rd January, 1846
Arrival date: 16th May, 1846
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 12
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

Louise Hebbe on 7th January, 2016 wrote:

Son of Colin MARSHALL and Janet HUNTER. Christened: 13 December 1818, Moneydie, Perthshire, Scotland. Married: Margaret CUNNINGHAM on 25 June 1858 at Patricks Plain, NSW, Australia.

Convict Changes History

Louise Hebbe on 7th January, 2016 made the following changes:

date of death: 24th June, 1896 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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