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John Silcock, one of 184 convicts transported on the Woodford, 29 April 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster Quarter Sessions
29th April, 1828
25th August, 1828
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 183 other convicts
||Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 381 (192)
||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 22nd September, 2020 wrote:
Tried 5 November 1827, Transported for Felony (stated Stealing Wearing Apparel), Single, convicted previously
Description List No. 937, aged 19, Trade Hostler, Groom, Farmers Lab
Marriage permission 30 September 1832 to Mary Onsley (ship Mellish)
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