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Richard North

Richard North, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard North
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1792
Occupation: Bricklayer
Date of Death: 1860
Age: 68 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 7 years

Crime: Stealing fowls
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: John
Departure date: 26th January, 1832
Arrival date: 8th June, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 261 (131)
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 6th April, 2013 wrote:

Richard North was 40 years old when transported.

1836: TOL Limestone PLS
5/5/1840: COF

1837: Married Ann Frances Augarde (1810-1885) at St. Peter’s at Campbelltown.

Ann Frances Augarde arrived in NSW in 1833 with her daughter, also Ann Frances to join other family members already immigrated to NSW.

Richard and Ann had 2 children, Thomas 1838-1885 and Louisa A. 1841-1907.
Richard spent his life at Campbelltown and lived in Cordeaux St, Campbelltown.  He and son Thomas were listed as labourers.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 6th April, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1792, date of death 1860, gender, occupation, crime

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