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John Parker

John Parker, one of 188 convicts transported on the Atlas, 16 January 1816

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Parker
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Warwick Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Atlas
Departure date: 16th January, 1816
Arrival date*: 16th September, 1816
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 195 other convicts
* Arrival date is estimated


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 250
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 13th August, 2020 wrote:

NSW1828 Census Index.

John Parker, age 42, F.S. Atlas, 1816, protestant. Labourer, Wallis Plains district.
Susan Parker, age 26, F.S. Providence, 1821.
John Jun. Age 6, born in colony.
Maria, age 1½, B.C.


Colonial Secretary Index.

PARKER, John. Per “Atlas”, 1816.

1816 Jul 29 - On list of convicts disembarked from the “Atlas” and forwarded to Liverpool for distribution (Reel 6005; 4/3495 p.63)
1819 Jun 30, Jul 5 - Re permission to marry Amelia Hatfield at Liverpool (Reel 6006; 4/3500 p.167)
1820 Jul 27 - On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per “Princess Charlotte” (Reel 6007; 4/3502 p.147)
1824 Sep 17 - Affidavit re loss of his certificate of freedom (Reel 6026; 4/1714 pp.65-6)

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 13th August, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

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