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Jonas Prior, one of 171 convicts transported on the Malabar, 18 June 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
18th June, 1821
21st October, 1821
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 170 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 44
||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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Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 15 Sept 1827
List of Runaways
179, Prior, Jonas, 5ft. 6, brown hair, light grey eyes, aged 25, farmer’s labourer, tried at Kent March 1821, 7 years, per Malabar, born at Maidstone, absconded from service of Dr. Garratt at Pittwater, May last. Same reward. (£2).
Convict Changes History
R.Davies on 14th February, 2015 made the following changes:
Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 made the following changes: