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John Williams, one of 299 convicts transported on the Pestonjee Bomanjee, 06 September 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||22nd February, 1900
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 386
[Tasmanian Convict Records No33/74. 13/34]
||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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Ralph Berry on 30th April, 2016 wrote:
Learned shoe making while serving sentence Van Diemen’s Land.Re-offended and sent to Port Arthur and extra time added to his sentence.Certificate of freedom issued 23 March 1853.
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Convict Changes History
Ralph Berry on 30th April, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 386
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