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John Yeates

John Yeates, one of 160 convicts transported on the Eliza, 22 September 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Yeates
Aliases: Yates (alias)
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1844
Age: 40 years

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 22nd September, 1819
Arrival date: 21st January, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 158 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 228
Source description: 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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st February, 2021 wrote:

1844 - New South Wales, Australia, St. John’s Parramatta, Burials
No; 834
Name;  John Yates
Abode;  Parramatta General Hospital
Date of death; 1844, 5 May
Date of burial; 1844, 6 May
Age; 40
Details; Per ship; Prisoner in jail at Parramatta
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; H H Bobart

1844 - New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Coroners’ Inquests,
Name: John Yates
Death Year: Abt 1844
Inquest Date: 6 May 1844
Inquest Place: Parramatta
Cause of Death; Visitation of God

1844 - John Yates. F. S. Eliza. Parramatta - 3 Feb 1844. Offence; Larceny. Guilty. 10 weeks imprisoned, hard labour Parramatta Goal

1825 - Convict Muster. John Yeates. Eliza 1821. 14 years. G.S. Newcastle

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st February, 2021 made the following changes:

alias1: Yates (alias) (prev. Yates (Alias)), date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1844 (prev. 0000)

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