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John Ryan, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 131 (67)
||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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D Wong on 5th November, 2015 wrote:
PHILIP MARKS, JOHN RYAN, Theft > pocketpicking, 4th December 1822.
Reference Number: t18221204-104
Offence: Theft > pocketpicking
Verdict: Guilty; Guilty
PHILIP MARKS and JOHN RYAN were indicted for stealing, on the 11th of November , a watch, value 30 s.; a chain, value 5 s.; and two seals, value 5 s.; the goods of George Cotton, from his person .
MARKS - GUILTY . Aged 37.
RYAN - GUILTY . Aged 19.
Transported for Life
Philip Marks arrived VDL per ‘Asia 1823’
John Ryan was born at Aldgate. He was 5’ 8 ½” tall, blue eyes, dark brown hair, single. Occupation “Groom/General Servant”.
1828: Absconded – which is how he was listed up until the 1835 Muster.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 5th November, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime