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John Price

John Price, one of 160 convicts transported on the Vittoria, 26 August 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Price
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1830
Age: 25 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 Life

Crime: Horse theft
Convicted at: Stafford Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Vittoria
Departure date: 26th August, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 486
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 125
Age; 23 [1805]
Reads, Protestant, Single
Native Place; Staffordshire
Trade or calling; Roller in Iron Manufacturing
Offence; Horse Stealing
Trial where & Date; Stafford - 18 March 1828
Sentence; Life
Height; 5 ft. 7 in
Eyes; Grey
Hair; Brown
Completion Dk. Ruddy
Assigned; Mr Gore. North Shore

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 wrote:

No; 189
Name; John Price
Abode; Liverpool Hospital
When Buried; 29 July 1830
Age; 25
Ships Name; Vittoria [1829]
Quality or profession; Formally of Govt. Gang. Illawarra
By whom the Ceremony was performed; Robert Cartwright

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 wrote:

Buried; Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, Liverpool St Luke

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1830 (prev. 0000)

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