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John O'shea

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John O'shea
Aliases: Shea
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Reaper
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Tipperary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Prince Regent
Departure date: 13th February, 1824
Arrival date: 15th July, 1824
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 57 other convicts

References

Primary source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 20th September, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
John O’Shea,  age 28, Prince Regent I (2) 1824, Tried at Cashel Tipperary Co, 1823, 7 years,  DOB 1796, Native place, Tipperary, Reaper.
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O’SHEA, John. Per “Prince Regent”, 1824.

1825 Jun - On return of convicts maintained and mustered by John Oxley; in 1824 (Fiche 3148; 4/1843B No.617 p.950)
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John was sent to Port Macquarie.


O’SHEA John Tried Tipperary November 1823
Sentence 7 years
Native Place Tipperary
Trade Reaper
Age 28, Height 5ft 4½in, Complexion Brown, Hair Dark Brown,
Eyes Grey
State Records NSW Reel 824 4/3865

Colonial Sentence
Transported to Port Macquarie 7th January 1826
Per Amity
Tried Liverpool Quarter Sessions
Date 28th December 1825
Sentence Twelve Months
Return Date 4th January 1827
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Certificate of Freedom 31/680, 2nd July 1831
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Source: Convicts Transported To Port Macquarie Under Colonial Sentence , 14TH September 1825 – 20TH April 1829 ,
Researched by members of Port Macquarie-Hastings Library
Grant Street Port Macquarie NSW

Maureen Withey on 20th September, 2020 wrote:

1828 census Index.
John Shea, age 30, G.S. Prince Regent, 1824, 7 years, catholic, labourer, Jno. Peacock, Lower Portland Hd. District.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 20th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: O'shea, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1796, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Maureen Withey on 20th September, 2020 made the following changes:

alias1: Shea

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