Personal Details

Name: SAMPSON, DR. John
Convict Number(s): 4305
Year of Birth: 1820
Date of Death: 19/11/1904
Place of Death: Bunbury, WA.
Cause of Death: Cystitis

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Clara
Ship Arrival Year: 1857

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 12/10/1857

Conditional Pardon

Date: 31/07/1861

Certificate of Freedom


British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Surgeon/Medical Professional.
Literacy: Literate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Gloucester, England.
Details of Crime: Uttering Forged Bank Notes. Sentenced to 15 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Australind, Bunbury.
Employment Types: Medical Doctor.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Referred to on many occasions in Marshall Waller CLIFTON Journals. Married Second Wife Sophia WILHELM ( First Wife Deceased ). Honoured with Pioneer Headstone at Bunbury General Cemetery. Refer to Harvey History On Line Website for Convict Biography by Irma WALTER. Refer summary of Dr. John SAMPSON's life by going to our Home Page and selecting " View Biographies ".