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John Stringer, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sarah, 29 November 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||17th December, 1882
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 412
||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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Brian Stringer on 20th June, 2019 wrote:
He stole a bale of hempen cloth from George Cantor of Cotton,Suffolk, England, he was given 7 years, his father was Samuel Stringer and mother Margaret Stringer born Rose, both from Cotton, Suffolk, England .
D Wong on 20th June, 2019 wrote:
John Stringer was listed as being 26 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Cotton/Corton, Suffolk.
John was 5’9½” tall, fresh complexion, dark hair, no whiskers, hazel eyes, cut on elbow right arm.
14/4/1830: Married with 2 children - wife Mary at Cotton.
14/1/1850: Married Hannah Macarthy (Tory 1848) at St. Matthews, New Norfolk.
C1852: John Stringer died 2/11/1883, aged 27.
17/12/1882: John Stringer, aged 72, labourer, died at the New Town Pauper Establishment.
Convict Changes History
Brian Stringer on 20th June, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1810 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
D Wong on 20th June, 2019 made the following changes:
date of death: 17th December, 1882 (prev. 0000)