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John Scott

John Scott, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Scott
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Bristol City Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Phoenix
Departure date: 29th March, 1824
Arrival date: 21st July, 1824
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 203 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 127 (65)
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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 28th February, 2020 wrote:

At the General Quarter Sessions for this City, held Monday and Tuesday last, the following prisoners were tried and received sentence:  …J. Scott, for stealing one time-piece, &c.  … were severally found Guilty -transportation for 7 years.
Bristol Mirror, 19 July 1823.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 28th February, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

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