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John Moore, one of 209 convicts transported on the Mermaid, 30 December 1850
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 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 397 (200)
||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 15th September, 2018 wrote:
14/7/1849 Leeds Intelligencer Yorkshire, England:
YORKSHIRE SUMMER ASSIZES
John Moore (35), and John Peace (25), both Irishmen, were charged with setting fire to a stack of barley, belonging to James Sissons, at Nunnington, in March Last. GUILTY.__To be each transported for 15 years.
No ship found for John Peace.
John Moore was listed as 26 years old on arrival in WA - born 1825 - he was single, 5’5¾” tall, dark brown hair, blue eyes, sallow complexion, cut on left thumb.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 15th September, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1825 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime