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John Connor

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Connor
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1756
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Cork
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Chapman
Departure date: 25th March, 1817
Arrival date: 26th July, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 86 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Ship; Chapman - 1817
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Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th March, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Ship; Chapman - 1817

Name; John Connor.
Age; 60 [1756] looks like 80
Native Place; Banley Bay
Trade or calling; Labourer
Trial where & Date; Co Cork. Summer Assizes 1816.
Sentence; Life.
Height; 5 ft. 7 1/4 in
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; ? to grey
Completion; Fair Pale

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th March, 2021 wrote:

1821 - Convict List. Servant to Gray - in the colony

1828 - Census.
No; 2598. John Connor. Age; 75 [1753]. Ship; Chapman. Sentence; Life. Catholic. Settler Airds
No; 2599. Cornelius Connor. Age; 34. [1794] Ship; Chapman. Sentence; Life. Catholic. Settler Airds
NO; 2600. Daniel Connor. Age; 32. Ship; Chapman. Sentence; Life. Catholic. Settler Airds

Maureen Withey on 7th April, 2021 wrote:

Thursday evening Mr. Justice pronounced sentence of death upon the following fifteen persons convicted in the City of Cork, ... James Collins, John Connor, Daniel Connor, Richard Connor and Cornelius Connor, for sheep stealing, ....
Dublin Evening Post, 12 Sept 1816.

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All arrived on Chapman.

Dianne Jones on 12th November, 2021 wrote:

TRIED: Summer Assizes in 1816 at Cork where he was convicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to death, commuted to transportation for life (New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849; 1817, Chapman).

NATIVE PLACE: Bantry Bay, Co Cork (http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi).

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th March, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Ship; Chapman - 1817 (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Connor, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1756, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupa

Dianne Jones on 12th November, 2021 made the following changes:

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