Family name(s) RAMSAY
Given name(s) John
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation Seaman or labourer
Age when departed England 25
Trial date 26 March 1784
Trial place Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Crimes Assault and highway robbery
Value of crimes 29 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for 7 years
Ship Scarborough
Date left colony
Date of Death 21 January 1836


Partner in the original crime was William Johnson.Described by Watkin Tench as “a civil sober industrious man”.