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John Duffy

John Duffy, one of 216 convicts transported on the Lady Harewood, 15 October 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Duffy
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Coachman
Date of Death: 1st February, 1869
Age: 60 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lady Harewood
Departure date: 15th October, 1830
Arrival date: 4th March, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 215 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 515 (260). NSW State Archives, Butts of COF (NRS 12210) & Convict Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4016]; Microfiche: 678). Australia, Death Index.
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

Iris Dunne on 4th October, 2018 wrote:

Certificate of Freedom No.39/2115 dated 25 Nov 1839, John Duffy, aged 30, Prisoner’s No.31/503, Native Place: Deptford, Trade: Coachman lighterman & laborer, no offence recorded, Year of Birth: 1809, Maitland

Convict Indents: aged 21, can read and write, Catholic, Single, from Deptford, Trade: Coachman lightman & Sawyer, Offence: Stealing Shawls

Death: John H. Duffy, death 1869, Patricks Plain, NSW, Parents: John and Catherine, Registration No.5558, date of 1 Feb 1869 from Ancestry tree (Scott)

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 4th October, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 515 (260). NSW State Archives, Butts of COF (NRS 12210) & Convict Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4016]; Microfiche: 678). Australia, Death Index.

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