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||31st May, 1864
life span was 54 years*
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Sentenced to Life
||Irish Convicts to New South Wales 1788-1849;
NSW Convict Index, 1791-1873.
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Maggi Shaw on 24th January, 2019 wrote:
National Archives of Ireland (Ref FS 1828 2); Ticket of Leave 28/65 (Ref AO NSW 4/4283 Reel 589)
Maureen Withey on 6th May, 2021 wrote:
Irish Convict Database.
John Jennings, age on arrival, 42, per Mangles (2) 1822, Tried 1822 in Mayo, Life. DOB, 1780, native of Mayo Co. Tailor.
Colonial Secretary Index.
JENNINGS, John. Per “Mangles”.
1823 Jun 25
To be allowed a passage to Port Macquarie for the service of the hospital (Reel 6010; 4/3508 p.579)
1823 Jun 25
On list of prisoners assigned (Fiche 3290; 4/4570D p.62)
Bounty Immigrants Index.
Bridget Jennings, per Sir Joseph Banks, 7 Oct 1828. Ship arrived from Cork. Children: 1 male over 12; 1 female over 12; 1 male under 12; 2 females under 12.
Source: Familysearch https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-DYN5-1W?cc=1542665&personaUrl=/ark:/61903/1:1:FL23-2NG
Miscellaneous Immigrants Index 1828-1843.
All by Sir Joseph Banks. Date, 7/10/1828.
Eleanor Jennings, age 15.
Edward Jennings, age 13.
Mary Jennings, age 10.
John Jennings, age 8.
Margaret Jennings, age 6.
Yesterday evening arrived, from Cork, whence she sailed the 10th of May, the ship Sir Joseph Banks, Captain Frazer, with 129 free women and children, the families of convicts. -Dr. R. Lewis, R. N. Surgeon Superintendent.
Sydney Gazette, 8 Oct 1828.
John Jennings, per Mangles, 1822, Ticket of Exemption form Govt. Labor, 28/65. To reside with his wife Bridget, free per Sir Joseph Banks.
This was renewed each year until:
John Jennings, per Mangles, 1822, Ticket of Exemption form Govt. Labor, 32/60. with his wife Bridget, free per Sir Joseph Banks; torn up on his receiving a ticket of leave (no 33/606)
John Jennings, Mangles 1822, Ticket of Leave, 33/606. District, Maitland; Born, Mayo Co; Trade, tailor; Tried, Mayo.
Convict Assignments Index.
John Jennings, Mangles, Residence, Philip Street, Assigned to Joseph Pennington. Tailor Carters Barracks, 6 Dec 1822.
John Jennings, Mangles, Residence, Port Macquarie, Assigned to General Hospital, 25 Jun 1823.
Convict Changes History
Maggi Shaw on 24th January, 2019 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Irish Convicts to New South Wales 1788-1849; (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Jennings, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1780, date of death: 31st May, 1864, gender: m, occupation, cri
Maureen Withey on 6th May, 2021 made the following changes:
source: Irish Convicts to New South Wales 1788-1849;
NSW Convict Index, 1791-1873. (prev. Irish Convicts to New South Wales 1788-1849;)