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John Steers, one of 180 convicts transported on the Chapman, 06 April 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
6th April, 1824
27th July, 1824
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 179 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 145 (74)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th April, 2021 wrote:
1823 - Tasmania, Australia, Convict Court and Selected Records. Register.
Age; 24 
Height; 5 ft 3 in
Eyes; Dark Grey
Native Place; Wandsworth.
Australian Convict Transportation Registers - Other Fleets & Ships,
Name; John Steers
Trial; Surry Assizes
Date; 21 July 1823
Noted against name; DIED; 18 Dec 1841 at Picton Station
1841 - Australia, Death Index,
Name: John Steers
Death; 15 Dec 1841. Place: Tasmania. Registration Year: 1841
Registration Place: Green Ponds, Tasmania. Registration Number: 847
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th April, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1841 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation