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John Saward, one of 156 convicts transported on the Arab, 03 July 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||8th November, 1822
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 178
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th July, 2021 wrote:
Burials in the Parish of St David’s, Hobart Town in the County of Buckingham Year 1822
Name; John Seywood [John Saward]
When Died; 1822, 8 Nov
When buried; 1822, 9 Nov
Age; 24 years 
Ship’s Name; Arab
Quality or profession. Convict.
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; R Knopwood
Trial;- 11 Mar 1822 - Life
Transported for Sheep Stealing
Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th August, 2021 wrote:
Alphabetical Registers of Male Convicts. (CON23)
Name; John Saward
Ship; Arab - 1822
Height; 5 Ft
Trial; Essex - 11 March 1822 - Life
Remarks; DIED; 8 Nov 1822
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th July, 2021 made the following changes:
date of death: 8th November, 1822 (prev. 0000), gender: m
Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th July, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), crime