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John Thompson, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sir Robert Peel, 06 September 1844
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 190. Linc.
||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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Iris Dunne on 7th May, 2018 wrote:
Convicted: 29 March 1844
Conduct Record: Protestant, can read and write, Trade: F.Labourer & Groom, Age 26, “Transported for Breaches of the Articles of War, Gaol Report, First Conviction, Single, Stated this offence, Insubordination, Striking Corp. Davidson…....., Drunkenness 20 days….....” Marks “Slightly pockpitted. Has been a Soldier Bayonet scars on right wrist, mole on left arm near the wrist. Scar on right cheek” Period of Labour: Twelve months, Station Gang: Broadmarsh
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 7th May, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 190. Linc. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 190), date of birth: 1818 (prev. 00