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John Castles

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Castles
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Wicklow
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Countess of Harcourt
Departure date: 3rd September, 1822
Arrival date: 21st December, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 80 other convicts

References

Primary source: Colonial Secretary Index. Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 19th November, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
John Castles, age 29, per Countess of Harcourt (2) (1822), Tried at Wicklow, 1822, 7 years,  DOB 1793,  native place, Wicklow Co., Carpenter house. 

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Colonial Secretary Index.

CASTLES, John. Per “Countess of Harcourt”.

1825 - On list of convicts mustered in the employ of Dr Henry Douglass; in 1823-25 (Fiche 3129; 4/1841B No.224 p.457)
1825 Nov 3 - Convict in the service of Henry G Douglass at the last two musters (Reel 6015; 4/3515 p.516)

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THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last Week ; viz.
Countess of Harcourt (2) John Castles
Sydney Gazette, 21 Apr 1829.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 19th November, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Colonial Secretary Index. Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Castles, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1793, date of death: 0000, gender: m, oc

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