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John Silcock

John Silcock, one of 184 convicts transported on the Woodford, 29 April 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Silcock
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Groom
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Woodford
Departure date: 29th April, 1828
Arrival date: 25th August, 1828
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 183 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 381 (192)
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

Iris Dunne on 22nd September, 2020 wrote:

Tried 5 November 1827, Transported for Felony (stated Stealing Wearing Apparel), Single, convicted previously
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-38$init=CON31-1-38P319

Description List No. 937, aged 19, Trade Hostler, Groom, Farmers Lab
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON23-1-3$init=CON23-1-3-P082

Marriage permission 30 September 1832 to Mary Onsley (ship Mellish)
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON45-1-1$init=CON45-1-1P088

Convict Changes History

Tony on 22nd September, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation, crime

Iris Dunne on 22nd September, 2020 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 381 (192) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 381 (192)), date

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