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John Phillips

John Phillips, one of 299 convicts transported on the Susan, 21 April 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Phillips
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: Butcher's boy
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Stealing from the person
Convicted at: Somerset, Bath Boro' Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Susan
Departure date: 21st April, 1842
Arrival date: 25th July, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 299 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 84
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

chrissy on 22nd July, 2018 wrote:

John was.my great great grandfather who married Alice Newton in Launceston..the daughter of Thomas and Mary Newton new Pears.  John died in 1855,and alice marries another convict Walter WADE in 1860.

Convict Changes History

Antony Phillips on 9th July, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1822 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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