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John Garland

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Garland
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Seaman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Dorothy
Departure date: 5th May, 1820
Arrival date: 29th September, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 192 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 --- 1. NSW Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849 2. NSW Convict Indents, 1788-1842, Bound Indentures 1820-1821 3. Colonial Secretary's Papers, 1788-1856, Copies of Letters Sent Within The Colony, 1814-1827 4. NSW Colonial Secretary's Papers, 1788-1856 5. NSW and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849 6. NSW and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849, NSW General muster A-L 1825 7. The Sydney Gazette and NSW
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Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st May, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867

Ticket of Leave Date: 14 JUNE 1827 . No; 27/564

Dianne Jones on 1st June, 2020 wrote:

CRIME DETAILS: Sentenced to 7 years for “felony of deck boards”, convicted Dublin City, April 1820 (see NSW Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849)

NATIVE OF: Meath, Ireland

DESCRIPTION: 5’3”, fair and sallow complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes (see NSW Convict Indents, 1788-1842, Bound Indentures 1820-1821)

OTHER:
1820, 29 September: On list of convicts disembarked from the “Dorothy” and forwarded to Emu Plains for distribution (see Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856, Copies of Letters Sent Within The Colony, 1814-1827, p293).

1820: John Garland, per Dorothy, convicted Dublin (see Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834, NSW Male A-K 1820).

1821, 8 September: Town Gang. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (see NSW Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856, p121).

1822: Government employment at Emu Plains (see NSW and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849).

1822, 26 September: John Garland, arr 1820 per Dorothy, one of six convicts discharged from the Establishment, Emu Plains, to Mr J McArthur Esq, Camden (see NSW Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856, p121).

1825: General servant to Mr MacArthur, Camden (see NSW and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849, NSW General muster A-L 1825).

1826, 22 March:  John Garland prisoner of the crown, charged with having illegally, and with a fraudulent view, impounded two horses the property of Robert Campbell, Esq and with exacting a sum for the release of them, 50 lashes” (see The Sydney Gazette and NSW Advertiser, p3: The police).

1827, 14 June: Cert of Freedom granted; year of birth given as 1793 (see NSW Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 (NRS 12210), Butts of Certificates of Freedom 1827 June All Records).

1835, 4 and 5 November: Supreme Court, Criminal – a John Garland, servant to Mr Thomas Barnes, appeared as a witness in the case against William Harvey, Thomas Higgins, Thomas Taylor, Lewis Wingfield, John Robinson, Richard Linch-Waterman and Thomas Wright, prisoners attached to No. 10 (Thorp’s) Road Party, stationed between the Junction and Bathurst. They were charged with “breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Thomas Barnes at Honeysuckle Flat, on the night of July 16th, and stealing therefrom Cheques &c., of the value of £40, and sundry wearing apparel, the prosecutor’s Wife, and a Mr. Toms being therein put in bodily fear.” (see The Sydney Monitor, 11 Nov 1835, p4)

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st May, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Garland, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1793, date of death: 0000, gender: m

Dianne Jones on 1st June, 2020 made the following changes:

source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867 --- 1. NSW Convict Ship Muster Rolls… 1790-1849 2. NSW Convict Indents, 1788-1842, Bound Indentures 1820-1821 3. Colonial Secretary's Papers, 1788-1856, Copies of Letters Se

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