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John Payne

John Payne, one of 170 convicts transported on the Malabar, 14 June 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Payne
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1777
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 21st October, 1820
Age: 43 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Centrral Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Malabar
Departure date: 14th June, 1819
Arrival date: 30th October, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 171 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 178
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

danielle dodd on 30th January, 2018 wrote:

john an his two sons richard an thomas arrived in sydney ‘‘malabar’’ october 30th 1819. richard was 19 an thomas was 22.

Iris Dunne on 31st January, 2018 wrote:

Comment of John and his 2 sons refers to other John Payne on this ship.
Note: A search through the Australian Convict Transportation Registers, HO 11/3, page 90 shows only one John Payne on this ship

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th April, 2020 wrote:

Australian Convict Transportation Registers – Other Fleets & Ships, 1791-1868
Name: John Payne
Vessel: Malabar
Convicted Date: 12 Jan 1819
Voyage Date: 14 Jun 1819
Colony: New South Wales
Place of Conviction: Kent, England

New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849
Name: John Payne
Vessel: Malabar
Arrival year: 1819
Date of conviction: 12 Jan 1819

John Payne, Thomas Payne and Richard Payne
Kent Quarter assizes 12 Jan 1819 - All sentenced to 7 years
Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985
Name: John Payne
Death Date: 1820
Death Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1820
Registration Place: Liverpool, New South Wales
Volume Number: V18204844 2B
ydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, 1814-2011
Name: John Payne
Death Age: 43
Event Type: Burial
Birth Date: abt 1777
Death Date: abt 1820
Burial Date: 21 Oct 1820
Burial Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Parish as it Appears: Liverpool St Luke’s

John Payne (Prisioner Ship Mallabar) District of Liverpool Died Oct 20 1820 (Fits) Aged 43 years was buried Oct 21 1820


Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 31st January, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th April, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1777 (prev. 0000), date of death: 21st October, 1820 (prev. 0000)

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