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Daniel New

Daniel New, one of 286 convicts transported on the Lady Nugent, 03 December 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Daniel New
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 7th January, 1816
Occupation: 'ploman' & farm labourer
Date of Death: 1849
Age: 32 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing beans
Convicted at: Berks. Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lady Nugent
Departure date: 3rd December, 1834
Arrival date: 9th April, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 285 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 475 (239). NSW BDM. Ancestry. England & Wales, Birth and Christening Index's, FHL Film Number 1279454.
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

D Wong on 26th November, 2016 wrote:

15/2/1834 Berkshire Chronicle Berkshire, England

Commitments-—For the Assizes. Daniel New, J. Hayward Esq.. for stealing a quantity of barley and beans, at Hurst, David Exall, the same, for receiving the same.
(David Exall was found not guilty).

1836-37: Assigned to Rev. G.K. Rusden at Maitland.

24/7/1839: TOL Maitland
3/3/1840: TPL Passport - Maitland Bench
25/3/1841: COF

1842 or 1844: NSW BDM lists both dates - married Alice Halloran - Children: Alice born 1849, possibly Mary 1847 and susannah 1845 (mother’s name listed as Alitia on the BDM).

1849: Daniel died at Yulgilbar (which is on the Clarence River, NSW) - no registration on the BDM.

In 1850, Alice New married John McGrath in the Clarence River district, they had 2 sons, James 23/4/1853 and Jon William 7/4/1858.
Alice died 22/1/1881 and is buried in the Ramornie Works cemetery, NSW.

Margaret Leamon on 18th July, 2018 wrote:

Daniel qualified for Ticket of Leave after 5 years. He married Irish convict Allis Halloran in Sydney. They moved north to the Clarence river. Their daughter Susanahh was born in 1845 at Yulgilbah,the first white baby born there.

Iris Dunne on 18th July, 2018 wrote:

Possible Date of Death: 1850 - 1254/1850 V18501254 117 named Daniel Neill, Registration Place: Sydney New South Wales

Birth Date: 7 Jan 1816, Christening Date: 21 Jan 1816, Christening Place: Childrey, Berkshire, England, Phillimore Ecclesiastical Parish Map 275, Father: Daniel New, Mother: Jane New

Convict Changes History

Margaret Leamon on 25th November, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1819 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1849 (prev. 0000), gender: m

D Wong on 26th November, 2016 made the following changes:

crime

Margaret Leamon on 18th July, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1808 (prev. 1819), occupation

Iris Dunne on 18th July, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 475 (239). NSW BDM. Ancestry. England & Wales, Birth and Christening Index's, FHL Film Number 1279454. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfi

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