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White, John (1796–1838)

John White, a labourer, was sentenced to life transportation. He arrived in Sydney in 1817 aboard the Fame. He was described as being 4 feet 11½ inches (151 cms) tall, with a dark complexion, brown hair and grey eyes. He was forwarded to Windsor for 'distribution'. He was assigned to Thomas Rollison of Richmond, when he was granted a ticket of leave in 1825. He married Elizabeth Ramsay on 26 July 1834.

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'White, John (1796–1838)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/white-john-25444/text33808, accessed 19 January 2021.

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