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Details for the convict John Lawson (1822)

Convict Name:John Lawson
Trial Place:Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Trial Date:12 July 1821
Sentence:14 years
Notes:
 
Arrival Details
Ship:Guildford (5)
Arrival Year:1822
 
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Research notes

Born c1803 Edinburgh Scotland. Ref Convict Indents. Death 31 Oct 1894 Luddenham NSW, age 83. Ref Certificate 12724 #65 years in NSW. Father listed as Butcher - Edinburgh trial lists father as Flesher.
Submitted by Researcher (Denise McCracken) on 21 September 2014
Married Ann Freeburn nee Walker, daughter of fellow convict Francis Walker & Jane Dunn (daughter of convicts Michael Dunn "William & Ann" & Ann Banks "Surprize") 20 Mar 1854.
Submitted by Researcher (Denise McCracken) on 21 September 2014
John & Ann's children's birth certificates confirm John's birth as 1803 in Edinburgh Scotland.
Submitted by Researcher (Denise McCracken) on 21 September 2014
On arrival John Lawson was assigned to William Faithfull in Richmond Windsor. Ticket of Leave 26 July 1833 - 34/634. Allowed to remain in Windsor. Certificate of Freedom - 1 Sept 1835 - 35/989
Submitted by Researcher (Denise McCracken) on 21 September 2014

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Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/4, p.166

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