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John Shipley, one of 170 convicts transported on the Georgiana, 24 November 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Tasmanian Libraries (CON31-1-38, Image 339)&(CON18-1-8, Image 90)&(POL220/1/1, p.45). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 537 (270)
||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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Iris Dunne on 25th August, 2020 wrote:
Conduct Record: Tried 31 July 1828, Transported for sheep stealing, Single, Pardoned 15 June 1847
Description List: aged 21, Trade Stone Mason
John Shipley departed Launceston, Tasmania on 2 November 1848, on ship Raven, with a Conditional Pardon, bound to Port Phillip
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 25th August, 2020 made the following changes:
source: Tasmanian Libraries (CON31-1-38, Image 339)&(CON18-1-8, Image 90)&(POL220/1/1, p.45). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 537 (270) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll