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John Palmer, one of 160 convicts transported on the Royal George, 22 August 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||25th May, 1806
|Date of Death:
||21st August, 1886
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 470
||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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Mike Kelly on 12th March, 2015 wrote:
John Dennington Money Palmer was the illegitimate son of Major General John Money of Norfolk, a soldier of fortune and pioneering aeronaut. After arriving in Sydney, John Palmer was bitten by the gold bug and spent most of the rest of his life in the mining town of Tambaroora NSW.
Convict Changes History
Mike Kelly on 12th March, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 25th May, 1806 (prev. 0000), date of death: 21st August, 1886 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime