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Richard Jackson

Richard Jackson, one of 188 convicts transported on the Recovery, 30 July 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Jackson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1765
Occupation: Butcher
Date of Death: 1833
Age: 68 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: York Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Recovery
Departure date: 30th July, 1819
Arrival date: 18th December, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 187 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 198
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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th April, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No;
Name; Richard Jackson
Age; 54 [1765]
Read & write. Protestant, Married
Native Place; Yorkshire
Trade or calling; Labourer & Butcher
Trial where & Date; York - 6 Mar 1819
Sentence; Life
Height; 5 ft. 6 1/2 in

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

1820 - Convict Lists.
George Jackson. York. March 1819. Life. Servant to W Thompson. In the colony
Michael Jackson. York March 1819. Life. Servant to W ?ubbs. In the colony

1825 - General Muster. Convict.  Life. G.S. to Samuel Fair, Sydney

1833 - New South Wales, Australia, Liverpool St Luke.
No; 357
Name; Richard Jackson
Abode; Liverpool Hospital
When buried; 1833, 17 May
Age; 55
Ship’s Name; Recovery
Quality or profession. Attached to and Invalid Gang
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; Robert Cartwright

Convict Changes History

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

date of birth: 1765 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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

date of death: 1833 (prev. 0000)

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