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John Morrison, one of 200 convicts transported on the Marquis of Wellington, August 1814
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 165 (84)
||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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Maureen Withey on 23rd November, 2019 wrote:
The Assizes for the County of Devon commenced at the Castle, Exeter, on Monday last, before Sir John and Sir Henry Dampier, knights. Tbe following prisoners were capitally convicted and received sentence of death, viz.—.. John Morrison, for assaulting Tho. Reburn, near the highway, at Stoke Damarel, and taking from him a hat, waistcoat, money; ...
Hampshire Chronicle, 28 Mar 1814.