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Henry Feast

Henry Feast, one of 320 convicts transported on the John Barry, 07 September 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Feast
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1881
Age: 73 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Cambridge Ely Quarter Session and Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: John Barry
Departure date: 7th September, 1835
Arrival date: 17th January, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 320 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 137 (71)
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 4th October, 2014 wrote:

Henry Feast was the father of Henry Feast who was transported to Western Australia
On the ‘Dudbrook in 1853.

25/12/1829: Married Mary Nightall, in Ely, Cambridgeshire.  Mary was born C1810 in Ely and died 7/5/1899 in Ely Workhouse, Cambridgeshire.

1842: TOL Liverpool
1846: Recommended for CP
30/7/1847: CP

10/5/1870: Lived in Bankstown.

No further marriage or children found.

Convict Changes History

Debra Yastreb on 29th August, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1881 (prev. 0000)

D Wong on 4th October, 2014 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation, crime

D Wong on 4th October, 2014 made the following changes:


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