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John Watts, one of 190 convicts transported on the Asia, 01 April 1822
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 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 155 (79)
||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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Maureen Withey on 16th April, 2019 wrote:
Seven years transportation. … - John Watts for stealing 31 yards of Kerseymere, the property of W. Franklyn, of Trowbridge, ... Salisbury and Winchester Journal, 6 Aug 1821
Maureen Withey on 11th July, 2019 wrote:
Hulk Report, National Archives, HO9-9-2. p.54
Received on hulk from Fisherton Gaol, 25 Oct 1821, with 10 other prisoners.
John Watts, age 42, convicted of a felony at New Sarum 4 Aug 1821,for 7 years. Left hulk for NSW 26 Nov 1822. Note by record “2nd sentence”.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 16th April, 2019 made the following changes:
Maureen Withey on 11th July, 2019 made the following changes: