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John Price

John Price, one of 135 convicts transported on the Canada, 23 April 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Price
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1825
Age: -

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: -
Convicted at: Hertford Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Canada
Departure date: 23rd April, 1819
Arrival date: 1st September, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 135 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 138
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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th August, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856

1820 - 23 Mar. Bench Sydney - 50 Lashes to M Goal Gang.

1824 - 10 Apr. On list of prisoners on establishment at Bathurst with sentences not transmitted

1824 - 6 Jul. Of Bathurst. On return of fines and punishments inflicted by the Bench of Evan - Absconding. Returned to settlement to be dealt with

1824 - 9 Jul. On lists of prisoners transported to Port Macquarie per “Lady Nelson”

New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856
Copies of Letters Sent Outside The Colony, “Foreign”, 1814-1856

Name;  John Price
Ship: Canada 5
Where and by whom convicted.  Bathurst. Major Morisset
Sentence:  Three Years
Date of Conviction; 26th

Noted against his name; Died in the 2nd quarter of 1825
Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985

Name: John Price
Death Date: 1825
Volume Number: V18256439 28
Registration Place: Port Macquarie, New South Wales

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th August, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 1825 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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