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convicts on the Justitia from Bedfordshire

convicts on the Justitia from Bedfordshire

Posted: 1082109729000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1152020560000
Surnames: SUMMERFIELD, JACKSON, FOWLER
Hi,
I have just found out that i have 3 convict ancestors that went to the Justitia Hulks from Bedfordshire, John Summerfield, John Jackson, and John Fowler. If anybody can help me find any more information on these or any pssenger lists, where i can find them, pleae help.
Jim

Re: convicts on the Justitia from Bedfordshire

Posted: 1325937630000
Classification: Query
both Fowler and summerfield are my relative names from Bedfordshire.. I need to know more about them

Re: convicts on the Justitia from Bedfordshire

Posted: 1326654604000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1331675226000
Hiya,
What year are you looking at? I may be able to help you with this?


Best,

Cathy

Re: convicts on the Justitia from Bedfordshire

Posted: 1331081054000
Classification: Query
Joseph Willford was transported on the Justitia in Sep 1766.
I have never found a listing of that trip or where it landed in America.
Any help would be appreciated.
Marcia

Re: convicts on the Justitia from Bedfordshire

Posted: 1331665523000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Wilford
Hi Marcia,
I've found the documents holding the names of the convicts transported on board the ship Justitia in 1766: You need to request details for your ancestor and they then send them to you in the post.

If you go to http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk and key in the item reference T 1/450/96-101.

Or, try this link:
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/catalogue/displaycatalogu...

I hope that helps and that you find him on the register.

Best wishes,

Cathy


Re: convicts on the Justitia from Bedfordshire

Posted: 1332703968000
Classification: Query
Thanks for that, I will try it..
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