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John Dempsey

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Dempsey
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1794
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 7 years

Crime: Pig stealing
Convicted at: Roscommon
Sentence term: 7 years
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, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 Ticket of Leave Date: 7 JANUARY 1828 . No; 28/12 NSW, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Bound Indentures 1814-1818
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st May, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867

Ticket of Leave Date: 7 JANUARY 1828 . No; 28/11

General Remarks: Wants Left arm.

Was sent to Newcastle 2 May 1819 per the remainder of his original sentence for Riotous conduct to Port Macquarie.
18 Dec 1822 for one year for a robbery

Dianne Jones on 15th January, 2021 wrote:

TRIED: August 1815 (see (see NSW, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849; 1817 Chapman).

1817: He was 28 years old on arrival in NSW; 5’5” tall, fair pale complexion, black hair and brown eyes (see NSW, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Bound Indentures 1814-1818).

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st May, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 Ticket of Leave Date: 7 JANUARY 1828 . No; 28/12 (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Dempsey, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , d

Dianne Jones on 15th January, 2021 made the following changes:

source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 Ticket of Leave Date: 7 JANUARY 1828 . No; 28/12 NSW, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Bound Indentures 1814-1818 (prev. New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of F

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