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John Williams, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 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 259 (130)
||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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D Wong on 4th May, 2013 wrote:
John Williams was 15 years old when convicted of stealing 1 handkerchief, value 5s., the goods of Charles Norton, from his person.
John was 18 years old on arrival and came from Lincolnshire.
30/12/1835: Labourer - Admitted to Newcastle gaol from Maitland to await trial at the Circuit Court - acquitted 19th of March.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 4th May, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1815, gender, occupation, crime