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James Avery, one of 320 convicts transported on the John Barry, 07 September 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/3. State Archives NSW, Indents (Series NRS 12189; Item: X639; Microfiche: 721)& Butts of COF (NRS 12210). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 148
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Iris Dunne on 22nd February, 2020 wrote:
Prison Hulk ship Ganymede moored at Woolwich & Devonport, Received 21 Jan. 1835, aged 25, Offence Stealing 4 half crowns, Transferred 27 Aug. 1835 NSW
Annotated Printed Indentures: aged 26, can read, Roman Catholic, Single, Native Place Yorkshire, Trade Carter, Offence Stealing Money, Tried 8 January 1835, previous conviction 14 days, Remarks: Pearl on left eye and nearly blind of it, scar right side of forehead, scar near knuckle of forefinger of right hand.
Certificate of Freedom No.42/1364 dated 9 August 1842, Prisoner No. 36/288, Trade Carter, Year of Birth 1810
Convict Changes History
sarah on 21st February, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1875 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
Iris Dunne on 22nd February, 2020 made the following changes:
source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/3. State Archives NSW, Indents (Series NRS 12189; Item: X639; Microfiche: 721)& Butts of COF (NRS 12210). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 148 (prev. Aust
sarah on 27th February, 2020 made the following changes: