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Henry Drewry

Henry Drewry, one of 320 convicts transported on the John Barry, 02 April 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Drewry
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Clerk
Date of Death: 1834
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Embezzlement
Convicted at: York. Kingston Upon Hull Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: John Barry
Departure date: 2nd April, 1834
Arrival date: 11th August, 1834
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 318 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 326
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

Dorothy Small on 1st January, 2013 wrote:

Henry Drewry some details can be found on the British Library website archives newspaper - Friday 12 July 1833 ,  Hull Packet newspaper. His age is 18y. The other helpful website is Founders and Survivors http://foundersandsurvivors.org
The record on Drewry has images of his convict record.  Cheers Dorothy

Convict Changes History

Dorothy Small on 1st January, 2013 made the following changes:

date of death 1834, occupation, crime

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