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John Witton, one of 270 convicts transported on the Bengal Merchant, 27 September 1834
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 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 433 (218)
||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 24th May, 2014 wrote:
John Witton was 26 years old on arrival in NSW.
NSW BDM have a death listed for John Witton in 1876 aged 76 at Sofala. No marriage or children found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 24th May, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime