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John Neale

John Neale, one of 150 convicts transported on the Asia, 29 July 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Neale
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Bucks. Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 29th July, 1823
Arrival date: 19th January, 1824
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 73 (38)
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

Maureen Withey on 17th May, 2019 wrote:

John NEALE convict, aged 31, at Sea 10th. Novr. Was attacked during the with Suppression of Urine … On the 18th, He was discharged from the Sick List but his diet was regulated for some days later.
Journal of Surgeon William Evans, Medical and Surgical Journal of the Asia Convict Ship, between the 28th. June 1823 and the 18th. January 1824 during which time the said Vessel has been employed in conveying one hundred and fifty male convicts from Woolwich to Hobart Town, Van Diemen’s Land, N. S. Wales

Maureen Withey on 4th February, 2020 wrote:

Hogarth Town Gazette, 6 May 1826.
GOVERNMENT NOTICE.  Colonial Secretary’s Office, May 2, 1826.
FREE PARDONS have been issued to the undermentioned Persons during the last Week :—
John Neale ..... Asia

Tasmanian Conduct Record- https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-29$init=CON31-1-29p301 
110. John Neale, stated offence – sheepstealing. Imprisoned 1 month in Northampton for rabbits.
Married, wife with Mr Soubbury in a place called Stanshon(?). 3 bros. At N.P. Hanslope, Bucks, name Neil.
June 20 1826. Constable – Free Pardon/ Neglect of duty in not attending at the Police Office when the magistrate was sitting. Fined 10/-.
June 5 1827. Drunk & Disy. In the streets of Hobart Town last night, fined 5/-
Nov 19 1825. Insolence. Repd.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 4th February, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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