Family name(s) MORTIMER
Given name(s) John
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 54
Trial date 20 March 1786
Trial place Exeter, Devon
Crimes Stealing mutton
Value of crimes 10 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Charlotte
Date left colony
Date of Death 21 November 1812


Partners in the original crime were son Noah Mortimer and Edward Westlake.Report from Dunkirk hulk was “tolerably decent and orderly”.Received 100 lashes on 15 January 1793 for “stealing wheat and neglecting his work”.