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Reuben Russell, one of 236 convicts transported on the Hashemy, 02 December 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Williams, John (alias)
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||22nd February, 1909
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Kent, Boro of Faversham Quarter Sessions
2nd December, 1848
9th June, 1849
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 238 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 367 (185)
||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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M L Mason on 8th November, 2016 wrote:
received a pardon, 13 Feb 1856,no 56/15
Reuben was from the Isle of Sheppey, Sheerness. Kent. England.1 of 13 children
Marr Marion Allison B 1830 Scotland. D 1923 Sydney.
Interred; Rookwood Cemetary Sydney NSW
parents; Samuel Russell.Born 1798 Sheerness. Kent.
Died 1857 Sheerness. buried Chatham Jewish Cemetery Kent Mum Catherine Myers, B1798.D 1875
Convict Changes History
M L Mason on 8th November, 2016 made the following changes:
alias1: Williams, John (alias) (prev. Williams, John (Alias)), date of death: 22nd February, 1909 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime