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John Riley, one of 160 convicts transported on the Juliana, 03 September 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 386. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-34,439,287,L,43
||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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Nell Murphy on 28th June, 2016 wrote:
John Riley was convicted at Lancaster 1820 for Highway Robbery. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Juliana’ arriving 1820.
(n.b. there are two John Riley’s on this voyage)
Stated his father was at his native place - Liverpool, England.
Numerous records of misconduct whilst in the Colony under sentence. Last record 1827.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 28th June, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 386. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-34,439,287,L,43 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88,