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Samuel Ayres

Samuel Ayres, one of 189 convicts transported on the Duke of Portland, January 1807

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Ayres
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Surrey Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Duke of Portland
Departure date: January, 1807
Arrival date: 27th July, 1807
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 201 other convicts

References

Primary source: Convict Pardons 1810-1819 Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 394 Colonial Secretary's Papers Index 1
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Gail Robyn Newman on 25th August, 2021 wrote:

1807 Jul
Samuel Ayres, Court: Gaol Delivery/Assizes, Tried: 14 Aug 1805, at Croydon, Surrey [SRY ENG], Sentence: Life, Arrived per Duke of Portland 27 Jul 1807, at Sydney [NSW];

Certificate issued: Conditional Pardon number 583; Absolute Pardon number 296

Census &c: NSW General Muster 1811 (TNA copy)
1811 Feb
Samuel Hares, Tried at Borough [SRY ENG], Aug 1806; Trial Sentence: Life; Arrived per ship Duke of Portland Current Status: Convict; Residence: NSW

Census &c: NSW General Muster 1811 (SRNSW copy)ABOUT
1812
James Ayres, Current Status: Prisoner; Servant; Arrived per Duke of Portland Stores On: 1812-1815, Original Remarks: Mr Cartwright’s servant [Biog Item No. 113411117]

LIST ALL PERSONS
Ration Book, Windsor NSW 1812-1818ABOUT
1814 Oct
Samuel Ayres, Current Status: Convict; Employment: Employed at the Mountains; Mustered at, Residence: Windsor [NSW AUS]; Stores: On

Census &c: NSW General Muster 1814
1815 Jun
Conditional Pardon: Date of Pardon: 5 Jun 1815; Name: Samuel Ayres Tried: Surrey G D Gaol DeliveryGD [SRY ENG] 14 Aug 1805, Sentence: Life; Ship arrived by: Duke of Portland 1807.

1815 Nov
Letter Dated: 1815, Nov 11; 1816 Jun 1; Samuel Ayres, Original Remarks: On return of horned cattle issued from the Government Herds between 8 May 1814 & 9 Jan 1819; donations for mountain services and for constructing roads.

 
Free Pardon: Date of Pardon: 1 Jan 1816; Name: Samuel Ayres

Convict Changes History

Gail Robyn Newman on 25th August, 2021 made the following changes:

source: Convict Pardons 1810-1819 Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 394 Colonial Secretary's Papers Index 1 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO

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