Family name(s) WELCH
Given name(s) John
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation Servant
Age when departed England 24
Trial date 26 May 1784
Trial place Old Bailey, London
Crimes Stealing linen sheets
Value of crimes 39 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Scarborough
Date left colony
Date of Death 16 January 1791(?)


Actual value of stolen goods was 49 shillings.Probably the John Welch reported as speared by Aborigines on 16 March 1791.