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Holmes, John (1799–1841)

John Holmes, shoemaker, was sentenced to seven years transportation for theft. He arrived in Sydney in 1815 aboard the Baring. He was described as being 5 feet ½ inch (154 cms) tall with a fair ruddy complexion, light brown hair and hazel eyes.

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'Holmes, John (1799–1841)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/holmes-john-27419/text34853, accessed 12 April 2021.

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