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John Redfern

John Redfern, one of 192 convicts transported on the Royal Admiral, 01 July 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Redfern
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Royal Admiral
Departure date: 1st July, 1830
Arrival date: 8th November, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 192 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 426
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

Felicity Graves on 1st April, 2013 wrote:

The Royal Admiral sailed from Portsmouth on 5 July 1830, and arrived in Sydney, New South Wales on 9 Nov 1830 with 193 male convicts. Captain Fotherington was in command.

Source: Shipping Intelligence. (1830, November 10). The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838), p. 3 Edition: AFTERNOON. Retrieved April 1, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article32074492

Convict Changes History

Felicity Graves on 1st April, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1808, crime

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