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John Barry

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Barry
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1818
Occupation: Seaman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Hobart
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: -
Departure date:
Arrival date*: -
Place of arrival -
Passenger manifest -
* Arrival date is estimated

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convict record http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON37-1-2,292,253,L,38.
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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 5th October, 2018 wrote:

John BARRY arrived free on the ‘Tenasserim’ 1844. Convicted for stealing a watch, at the Hobart Q.S. Court 15 Nov 1845.  7 yr transportation sentence - to be served in Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania).

Single man; aged 27 yrs; farm labourer; Roman Catholic; can read & write a little; 5’2 1/2” height; fair complexion; dk brown hair; blue eyes; tatoos.
Native place of birth: Shadwell, London
Brother: Edward, at native place
Sisters: Margaret, Mary & Ellen, at native place
(ref. Convict Indent Record)

Colony of VDL:
12 mths Probation Period
Station Gang: Impression Bay

2 Sept 1847: Hobart S.C - Tried for the manslaughter of James Baker.  Not Guilty.
Several other records of misconduct & punishments.

9 Feb 1853: Free Certificate issued.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 5th October, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convict record http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON37-1-2,292,253,L,38. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Barry, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date

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