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John Halfpenny

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Halfpenny
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: 1838
Age: 34 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 Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Tipperary
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Cambridge
Departure date: 2nd June, 1827
Arrival date: 17th September, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 29 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.

Ship: Cambridge
No; 141
Name; John Halfpenny. Age; 23
Reads, Single,
Native County; Tipperary
Trade; Shoemaker
Offence; Highway robbery
Trial; Queens Co - 13 July 1826. Life
Height; 5 ft. 4 in
Complexion; Ruddy freckled
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Hazel
Additional Remarks; Left hand shatter?? with bursting of a gun
DIED; in the General Hospital Sydney 1 Nov 1838

Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891
Name: John Halfpenny. Age; 32. Ship; Cambridge
Date: 1 Nov 1838
Place: New South Wales, Australia. Volume Number: 4/4549
District; Sydney Hospital
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Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th December, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Halfpenny, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1804, date of death: 1838, gender: m, occupation, crime

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