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John Murray, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
29th March, 1824
21st July, 1824
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 203 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 135 (69)
||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 15th November, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 28 Oct 1826
488, Murray, John brown hair, grey eyes, 21, a house-carpenter, tried at Edinburgh, life, per Phoenix, native place Sutherland, small scar on forehead high up, on right eyebrow, broad forehead, high temples, two scars on back of left hand, absconded from Public Works January, 1826. Reward L.2.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 15th November, 2019 made the following changes: