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Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||1st November, 1829
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
28th May, 1819
21st September, 1819
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 61 other convicts
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D Wong on 5th June, 2015 wrote:
Denis Barry was born in Charlesfield and was 27 years old on arrival, he was later sent to VDL.
BARRY, Denis. Per “Daphne”, 1819
1819 Sep 28: On list of convicts disembarked from the “Daphne” and forwarded to Windsor; for the Windsor Road (Reel 6006; 4/3500 p.275)
1822 Jun 2: On list of prisoners assigned (Fiche 3290; 4/4570D p.7)
1822 Jun 6: Convict assigned to Joseph Archer of Port Dalrymple. Details from indent of transmitted to Lieutenant Governor Sorell (Reel 6009; 4/3505 p.391)
1825 Aug 19: Convict at Van Diemen’s Land. Re transmission of his description and sentence to Hobart (Reel 6019; 4/3522 pp.170-1)
Denis arrived in VDL per ‘Castle Forbes’ in June 1822.
He was then described as 30 years old, 5’6 ½” tall, dark brown hair, light grey eyes.
22/9/1825: COF - VDL
19/1/1827 Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser:
Wednesday, Jan. 10.- Denis Barry, Patrick Lynch, and James Brown, were indicted for stealing in the dwelling-house of Samuel Baker, in the month of August last, 5 bushels of flour, and 3 bags. The robbery was clearly proved by four constables, and also by Brown, who pleaded guilty. Barry and Lynch were found guilty of stealing under the value of 40s. – 7 years.
Denis was then sent to Macquarie Harbour.
1/11/1829: Denis died at Macquarie Harbour Hospital.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 5th June, 2015 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: Denis, surname: Barry, alias1: Dennis Berry, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1792, date of death: 1st November, 1829, gender: m,