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John Harrison

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Harrison
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Tailor
Date of Death: 27th October, 1834
Age: 31 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 7 years

Crime: Desertion from army
Convicted at: Fermoy Court Martial
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Forth
Departure date: 1st January, 1830
Arrival date: 26th April, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 20 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th November, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

Name; John Harrison
Ship; Forth. Indent No; 115
Age;  27 Est birth Year; 1803
Read & Write; Single; Religion; Protestant
Native Place; Limerick
Calling; Tailor, Soldier
Offence; Desertion
Date of Trial: Fermoy, 5 Aug 1829.
Sentence; 7 years, 2 previous convictions
Height; 5 ft. 9 in
Complexion; Ruddy, pork pitted
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Hazel
Noted against his name; DIED; in Windsor Hospital 27 Oct 1834. 34/1341

Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th November, 2020 wrote:

Name: John Harrison
Date of Death: 27 Oct 1834
District: Windsor, Windsor Hospital. Dr Richardson
Ship; Forth 1.
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Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th November, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Harrison, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1803, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, cri

Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th November, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 27th October, 1834 (prev. 0000)

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