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John Smith, one of 310 convicts transported on the Mangles, 24 April 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 43 (23).
Tasmanian Archives - convicts, conduct record & indent (pgs 71 & 131)
||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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sue Mcfarlane on 3rd June, 2013 wrote:
John arrived 1/8/1835 . he left a wife and 6 children in England. He got his ticket of leave 1/3/1844 and a conditional pardon 29/8/48 I don not know what happened to him after that.
Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd June, 2013 wrote:
N.B. There are two John Smith’s on this voyage of the ‘Mangles’ 1835. This John is identifier no. 2.
Native Place: Worcester. Wife Sophia at Hampton & 6 children. Stated he had lived and worked for Lord Calthorpe for 25yrs.
Can read; Protestant; groom & coachman; age 38 upon arrival; 5’4 1/2”; hazel eyes; dk brown hair.
Letter from Master Lord Calthorpe.
1835 & 1837 Musters in Van Diemen’s Land - he was assigned at Government House, Hobart.
Convict Changes History
sue Mcfarlane on 3rd June, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1797, gender, occupation, crime
Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd June, 2013 made the following changes: