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John Palmer, one of 176 convicts transported on the Mary, 28 August 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Suffolk, Liberty of Bury St Edmunds Assizes
28th August, 1821
23rd January, 1822
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 175 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 98
||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 27th February, 2018 wrote:
14/4/1821 The Ipswich Journal Suffolk, England:
SUFFOLK ASSIZES CONCLUDED
John Palmer, alias Blucher, and Thomas Germany, for breaking into his Majesty’s Custom-house, Aldeburgh.
(Thomas Germany/Jermyn was also onboard the ‘Mary’.
John Palmer was 30 years old when convicted.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
PALMER, John. Per “Mary”, 1822
1824 c.Apr: Assigned convict mechanic whose master was a defaulter in payment for (Reel 6061; 4/1778 p.265g)
1825 Jun: On return of convicts maintained and mustered by John Oxley; in 1823 and 1824 (Fiche 3148; 4/1843B No.617 pp.948, 950)
1825 Oct 28: Convict in the service of John Oxley at the last two musters (Reel 6015; 4/3515 pp.484-5)
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 27th February, 2018 made the following changes:
alias1: Blucher (alias) (prev. Blucher (Alias)), date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime