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John Shaw, one of 400 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 04 January 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 269 (136)
||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 10th February, 2019 wrote:
12/1/1833 Staffordshire Advertiser Staffordshire, England:
John Shaw, for feloniously receiving 6lbs. weight of brass, the property of John Smith, for 7 years.
John Shaw was 41 years old on arrival in VDL, 5’3½” tall, dark complexion, reddish brown hair and whiskers, light blue eyes.
Married, wife Harriet at Newcastle, 2 or 4 children.
Native Place: Pipe Gate, Shropshire.
1840: Free Certificate.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 10th February, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1793 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime