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John Smith

John Smith, one of 224 convicts transported on the Isabella, 22 November 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Miner
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Robbery with violence
Convicted at: Durham and Sadberge Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: 22nd November, 1831
Arrival date: 15th March, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 225 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 235 (120)
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

Pamela Siegel on 27th August, 2019 wrote:

Ticket of Leave 40/1345 3 Jun 1840
Ticket of Leave cancelled 40/1345 6 Nov 1841 Drunkenness
Ticket of Leave 42/1656 23 June 1842
Recommended Conditional Pardon abt 1848
Conditional Pardon 48/2060 1 Nov 1848

Height 5 feet 7 inches
Complexion Dark Sallow
Hair Dark Brown
Eyes Dark Grey
General remarks Large scar on right eye brow, woman WSJS on lower right arm REWETSB 1808 heart and two darts on lower left arm

Convict Changes History

Pamela Siegel on 27th August, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

Iris Dunne on 27th August, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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