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John Onions, one of 180 convicts transported on the Prince Regent, 08 June 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 197 (100)
||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 16th July, 2017 wrote:
7/4/1827 Staffordshire Advertiser Staffordshire, England:7 Apr 1827
PRISONERS. John Jones, James Turner, Ralph Lockett, J. Wempress, and John Onions, for stealing twelve pair of shoes, &c. the property of John Withington, Shiftnal—Death Recorded.
Ralph Lockett: John 1827
James Turner: John 1827
John Jones: John 1827 **Note - 3 John Jones on this voyage.
John Wempress: Florentia 1827
16/6/1831 Sydney Gazette:
Onions John, No. 27-2090, Prince Regent, l8,
Locksmith’s Boy, Newcastle, 4 feet 11, brown eyes,light brown hair, ruddy freckled comp. from No. 25 Road Gang. A notorious runaway.
Nothing further found - also not listed on NSW Gov. Convict records.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 16th July, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime