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Joseph Mellors, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 263 (132)
||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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D Wong on 4th April, 2013 wrote:
Joseph Mellors was 29 years old and came from Yorkshire. His occupation was a “Soldier/Collier”.
Joseph was 5’9” tall, dark sallow complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, large scar across nose, tattoos.
4/10/1837: Absconded from AA Company since 28th Sept., Newcastle.
18/10/1837: On list of runaways apprehended.
27/10/1837: AA Company - Charged with absenting himself. Stated he had bad feet and could not work - 50 lashes.
3/11/1837:Assigned to the AA Company, Newcastle.
10/4/1838: Absconded from the AA Company.
No other records found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 4th April, 2013 made the following changes:
alias1, alias2, date of birth 1803, gender, occupation, crime