Personal Details

Name: WRIGHT, John
Convict Number(s): 9047
Year of Birth: 1831
Date of Death: 11/09/1886
Place of Death: Quindalup, Vasse, WA.
Cause of Death: Riding accident.

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Belgravia
Ship Arrival Year: 1866

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 21/04/1868

Conditional Pardon


Certificate of Freedom

Date: 26/02/1873
Location: Champion Bay, WA.

British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Labourer/Soldier
Literacy: Literate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Montreal, Canada.
Details of Crime: Court Martial - Desertion. Sentenced to 7 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Busselton, Champion Bay, Perth, Sussex, Swan, Vasse.
Employment Types: General Servant, Labourer, Miner, Engine Driver.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Wife & child remained in U.K. Employed by Fred CAPORN of Busselton/Sussex from 24/11/1870 as a Labourer. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Engine Driver at Yelverton's Timber Mill for 8 years. Died in a riding accident. ( Refer WABI Cards ).