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John Kelly

John Kelly, one of 190 convicts transported on the Guildford, 22 March 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Kelly
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Farmers man
Date of Death: 18th January, 1840
Age: 37 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: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Guildford
Departure date: 22nd March, 1827
Arrival date: 25th July, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 191 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 113 (58)
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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Guildford - 1827
Name; John Kelly - Age; 24 [1803]
No; 43
Unbale to Read or write. Married - 2 children.
Native County; Longford
Trade; Farmers man
Offence; Highway Robbery
Trial; Manchester - 8 Aug 1826 - Life
Height; 5 ft. 7 1/2
Complexion; Ruddy freckled
Hair; Black
Eyes; Brown
Assigned; Geo Townsend, Trevelyan
Date of Certificate; 35/570
Additional Remarks;  DIED; in General Hospital Parramatta 18 Jan 1840
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Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Guildford - 1827
Name; John Kelly - Age; 24 [1803]
No; 43
Unbale to Read or write. Married - 2 children.
Native County; Longford
Trade; Farmers man
Offence; Highway Robbery
Trial; Manchester - 8 Aug 1826 - Life
Height; 5 ft. 7 1/2
Complexion; Ruddy freckled
Hair; Black
Eyes; Brown
Assigned; Geo Townsend, Trevelyan
Date of Certificate; 35/570
Additional Remarks;  DIED; in General Hospital Parramatta 18 Jan 1840
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Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd December, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), date of death: 18th January, 1840 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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