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John (the Elder) Parker
John Parker (The elder), one of 306 convicts transported on the Mary Ann, 06 July 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John (the Elder) Parker
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||2nd August, 1852
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 108
||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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Marg Hope on 23rd April, 2012 wrote:
Description: 5ft 1in, Complexion: Pale, Freckled & pock-pitted. Hair: Brown to grey & bald. Eyes: light hazel.
John and his sons, Ambrose & John (the younger) along with John Broxup stole 8 pieces of cotton from a warehouse. All were convicted and transported.
Ticket of Leave: 39/2300 granted 12 December 1839
Notation on T of L. Altered for Braidwood 9th April 1841 per letter from Clerk of Court Bungonia 16 March 1840.
John worked at Inverary Park,in the county of St Vincent, the property of David Reid.
Convict Changes History
Marg Hope on 23rd April, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1852-08-02, gender m
Marg Hope on 9th October, 2016 made the following changes:
firstname: John (the Elder) (prev. John (The elder)), crime