Knowler, John
Entry 658 Sex: M Alias: NOWLAND, John; NEWLAND, John; KNOWLAND. John. AKA James
Born: Abt 1761 at : Kent, England
Bapt: at:
Died: 29 November 1822 at: Hobart, Van Diemens Land
Buried: 2 December 1822 at: St David's, Hobart, Van Diemens Land

Conviction Details

Status on Arrival: Convict Ship: Alexander - 1788
Crime: Steal a great coat, gloves and shoes Sentence: 7 years
Tried at: Maidstone Trial Date: 14 March 1785

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Physical Description

Literacy Religion Trade/Calling Labourer
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No of Marriages/Partners  0 No of Children  0
Entry Partners Name Marriage Date Marriage Place FGS

1786 - Sent to the 'Ceres' hulk
15 July 1786 - Transferred to the 'Justitia' hulk and then back to the 'Ceres'
6 January 1787 - Embarked on the 'Alexander' transport
February 1789 - Went to Norfolk Island on the 'Supply'
July 1791 - Listed as subsisting himself on on a Sydney Town, Norfolk Island lot with 37 rods cleared
1805 - Listed as John NOWLAND he was working as a labourer on Norfolk Island
1813 - Went to Van Diemens Land on the 'Minstrel'. In Van Diemens Land John worked 50 acres at Morven
1816 - Granted a Ferry Licence.
19 July 1817 - Advertised the ferry for sale
November 1817 - Given notice that the Provost-Marshall would sell his house if not removed
1821 - Recorded in the muster as NOWLAND at Port Dalrymple

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