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Edward Ewer

Edward Ewer, one of 176 convicts transported on the Mary, 28 August 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Ewer
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1790
Occupation: Baker
Date of Death: 1859
Age: 69 years

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 14 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Berks. Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 28th August, 1821
Arrival date: 23rd January, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 175 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 93 (48)
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

Carolyn Nock on 8th January, 2017 wrote:

Trial Date 28 Feb 1820.
1825 Muster Colony NSW - GS to Ann Ewer Parramatta.
Married Ann Edwards 2nd June 1825 by banns St. James Church Sydney. 1828 Census - shopkeeper Parramatta. Moved to Bathurst after 1837 - a baker/confectioner. Possibly 11 children. Absolute Pardon granted by Governor Gipps 25 February 1842. Anne Ewer died Bathurst 26 March 1854.  Edward Ewer died Bathurst 1859.

Convict Changes History

Carolyn Nock on 8th January, 2017 made the following changes:

term: 14 years (prev. 99 years), date of birth: 1790 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1859 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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