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Denis Lee

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Denis Lee
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Errand boy
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Cork City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 25th May, 1819
Arrival date: 26th August, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 160 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849; Irish Convicts to New South Wales 1788-1849, by Peter Mayberry
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Dianne Jones on 13th July, 2020 wrote:

TRIED: Lent 1818 (see New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849).

Dianne Jones on 13th July, 2020 wrote:

CRIME: Larceny from a house (see New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849).

Dianne Jones on 27th July, 2020 wrote:

1819: Denis LEE 16, 5’3 ¼”, fair ruddy complexion, flaxen hair, hazel eyes, native place City of Cork (see NSW Convict Indents, 1788-1842; Bound Indentures 1818-1819).

D Wong on 27th July, 2020 wrote:

Colonial Secretary Index:
LEE, Denis. Per “Mary”, 1819

1824 Feb 2:  On lists of prisoners transported to Port Macquarie per “Lady Nelson” (Reel 6019; 4/3864 pp.108, 462-3)

9/4/1825: COF

17/1/1829: COF renewed - Listed as Dewis Lee on Ancestry -

Dianne Jones on 27th July, 2020 wrote:

1825, 9 April: Denis LEE – Certificate of Freedom #67/3550 – errand boy, 22, 5’5¾”, sallow complexion, brown hair and hazel eyes; native place Cork. Remarks: “Sent to Port Macquarie 27 January 1824 for the remainder of his original sentence for running from Emu Plains being implicated in a robbery.”

Notation says this original certificate was mutilated and replaced on 17 January 1829 with #29/96 (see NSW, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867).

Dianne Jones on 5th August, 2020 wrote:

1825: Denis LEE – convict – Mary 1819, 7 years; government employee, Port Macquarie (see NSW and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849, New South Wales General muster A-L 1825).

Penny-Lyn Beale on 16th April, 2021 wrote:

1829 - 17 Jan. Certificate of Freedom. Trade; Labourer. Year of birth 1803.
Remarks; Was transported 1824 for the remainder of his original sentence, Robbery.  Again by the Quarter sessions; Nov 1825 for 3 years for stealing from the shop of James Slade of Sydney.
Renewed 2 Nov 1829. Vide Mo; 29/977 this having been returned mutilated

Convict Changes History

Dianne Jones on 13th July, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849; Irish Convicts to New South Wales 1788-1849, by Peter Mayberry (prev. ), firstname: Denis, surname: Lee, alias1: , alias2: , a

Dianne Jones on 13th July, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, crime

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