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John Spokes, one of 136 convicts transported on the Royal Charlotte, 18 November 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||15th April, 1889
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 224
||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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Robyn H Hand on 1st October, 2013 wrote:
John Spokes was charged with braking into the open Mill of Thomas Pearman at Mapledurham and stealing there out 1 shirt, 1 silk handkerchief, 2 pen knives, a quantity of flour &c his Property. Sentenced at Oxford Assizes 28.7.1824, 7 years arriving Royal Charlotte 29.4.1825. TOL. 31.8.1830 COF. 28.2.1830 indented to William Freeman Port Macquarie, Rolland Plains and there he had an affair with an Aboriginal woman and they had a child called Fanny Spokes born 1.4.1834 Rolland Plains she later married William Lovelock in 1858 “Clarefield Farm”
Convict Changes History
Robyn H Hand on 1st October, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1805, date of death 15th April, 1889, gender, occupation, crime