John Henry PALMER

Family name(s) PALMER
Given name(s) John Henry
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation Law clerk
Age when departed England 22
Trial date 6 April 1785
Trial place Old Bailey, London
Crimes Fraud (forgery)
Value of crimes 0 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for Life
Ship Alexander
Date left colony
Date of Death 12 January 1788


Described by Gillen as “a fastidious and educated clerk of the Inner Temple”.