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John Skelton, one of 144 convicts transported on the Adamant, 26 March 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Gloucester Quarter Sessions
26th March, 1821
8th September, 1821
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 143 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 11 (7)
||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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Maureen Withey on 15th February, 2020 wrote:
Sydney Gazette, 21 Jan 1828.
THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last Week, viz.-
Adamant - John Skelton, alias Skerton.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 22nd May, 2020 wrote:
TRADE OR CALLING ; SLATER
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 15th February, 2020 made the following changes:
alias1: Skerton (alias) (prev. Skerton (Alias)), gender: m
Penny-Lyn Beale on 22nd May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1796 (prev. 0000)