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Details for the convict John Salt (1819)

Convict Name:John Salt
Trial Place:Stafford Assizes
Trial Date:23 July 1818
Sentence:Life
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Arrival Details
Ship:Baring (2)
Arrival Year:1819
 
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Biographies

John partnered Richard Peacock (Asia 1828) and William Pitts (Richmond 1822) in highway robberies.
Source; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 27 June 1829 page 2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 19 June 2014

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Research notes

John was born about 1794 Stafford and was tried convicted at Stafford Assizes on 23 July 1818 and sentenced to life transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 19 June 2014
John arrived Sydney aged about 25 aboard Baring on 26 June 1819 with his trade "joiner".
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 19 June 2014
John together with Richard Peacock & William Pitts were convicted on 29 June 1929 of highway robbery on Benjamin Crew near Bargo NSW on 10 May 1829 and sentenced to death.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 20 June 2014
John & Richard Peacock & William Pitts were all hanged on 6 July 1829 in Sydney NSW. Source; Sydney Moniter 11 July 1829 p4 & 13 July 1829 p4.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 20 June 2014
Sources; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 27 June 1829 p2 & 30 June 1829 p2 and Sydney Moniter 4 July 1829 p2 & 6 July 1829 p2 and The Australian 30 June 1829 p 3 & 8 July 1829 p3
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 20 June 2014

Disclaimer: The information has not been verified by Claim a Convict. As this information is contributed, it is the responsibility of those who use the data to verify its accuracy.

Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/3, p.133

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