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Samuel Fary Or Fury

Samuel Fary or Fury, one of 190 convicts transported on the Layton, 17 June 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Fary Or Fury
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: Cotton spinner
Date of Death: 1830
Age: 18 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Theft
Convicted at: Ayr Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Layton
Departure date: 17th June, 1829
Arrival date: 8th November, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 189 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 103 (54)
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

D Wong on 23rd October, 2012 wrote:

27/1/1830: Samuel died at Bathurst.  He had been assigned to Mr Street.  He was 17 years old.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No;
Name; Samuel Fary or Fury
Age; 17 years [1812]
Read & write, Protestant, Single
Native Place; Glasgow
Trade or calling; Cotton factory and Tailor
Trial where & Date; Theft - Ayr - 14 April 1828
Sentence; 14 years
Height; 5 ft. 4 3/4 in
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; Brown
Completion; Ruddy freckled
Remarks; Assigned; Street. Bathurst
Additional remarks noted against name; DIED; at Bathurst om the service of .....

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 23rd October, 2012 made the following changes:

surname Fary Or Fury (prev. Fary or Fury), date of death 1830, gender

Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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