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John Swilesbrick, one of 266 convicts transported on the Lord Lynedoch [Lord Lyndoch], 20 July 1831
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 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 154. Tasmanian Archives - convicts
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 17th August, 2013 wrote:
John Swilesbrick was convicted at York, north Riding,on 03/01/1831 for stealing 8 geese. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Lord Lyndoch’, arriving 18/11/1831.
Gaol Report: bad
Hulk Report: Orderly
Assignments in Colony.
Mr. W. Davidson.
1834: Campbell Town, Tasmania.
Ticket of Leave granted (ref. Hobart Town Courier 4/12/1835)
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 17th August, 2013 made the following changes:
source, gender, crime