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John Randall

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

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Randall
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Stonemason
Date of Death: 18th August, 1836
Age: 31 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Somerset Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
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


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 485 (244)
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 13th June, 2020 wrote:

John Randall. Ship: Vittoria 1828.
Date of Death: 18 August 1836. Died from a call from scaffold.
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842

Name: John Randall. Age: 23. Date of conviction: 29 Mar 1828
Place of Conviction: Somerset
Estimated birth year: abt 1805
Vessel: Vittoria. Port of Arrival: Sydney Cove
Date of Arrival: 17 Jan 1829
Ticket of Leave: Yes.
36/68 - Dead.
Stade or calling Stonemason
Native Place; Bath

Convict Changes History

Ann Marie Gould on 27th March, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 13th June, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), date of death: 18th August, 1836 (prev. 0000), occupation

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