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John Stanford, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 259 (130)
||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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D Wong on 20th April, 2013 wrote:
John Stanford was 14 years old when indicted along with 3 others, aged 9, 13, 14, for stealing the cap off an 8 years old head. John was transported but the other 3 hand their judgment respited.
When John arrived he was put in the Carter’s Barracks and entered into the Wheelwright’s class.
30/5/1833: John Stanford 14, John, No. 32-1244, Brickmaker’s Boy, Westminister, 4’10” tall, flaxen hair, grey eyes, fair freckled complexion, lost a piece of front tooth in upper jaw, anchor, 5 blue dots and scar on lower right arm, anchor and other figures, illegible on lower left arm - from Carter’s Barracks since 25th inst. - 5th time of running.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 20th April, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1816, gender, occupation, crime