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D Wong on 12th March, 2019 wrote:
John Carey was listed as 39 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Tipperary.
John was 5’6½” tall, ‘well made’, hazel eyes, brown hair, formerly of ??? Regiment.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
CAREY, John. Per “Southworth”, 1822
1822 Apr 4: On list of prisoners assigned (Fiche 3290; 4/4570D p.17)
1825 Jul 11: Pensioner from 59th Foot. Re his sentence (Reel 6064; 4/1787 p.22). Reply, 22 Jul (Reel 6015; 4/3515 p.62)
Mar. 1826: Burial - From Newcastle - Register Book of Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle.
NSW BDM has John listed as 36 years old.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 12th March, 2019 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Carey, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1771, date of death: 1826, gender: m, occupation, cri