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John Savill

John Savill, one of 240 convicts transported on the Emily, 25 June 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Savill
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: Watch chain maker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Emily
Departure date: 25th June, 1842
Arrival date: 24th November, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 239 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 122
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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scott young on 29th May, 2016 wrote:

JOHN SAVILL was indicted for burglariously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Caroline Walter at St. Magnus the Martyr, about one o’clock in the night of the 10th of March, with intent to steal. .............................JOHN SAVILL, Theft > burglary, 4th April 1842. Od Baily .........note : his occupation of watch pinion maker was denied by his brother

Convict Changes History

scott young on 29th May, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1822 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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