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John Penroy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Penroy
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Boyd
Departure date: 10th March, 1809
Arrival date: 14th August, 1809
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 63 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 6th April, 2016 wrote:

Arrived in NSW per ‘Boyd’.
C1810: Arrived in VDL per ‘Union”

11/3/1825 Hobart Town Gazette:
John Penroy, XI, 5 ft. 1 in. brown hair, brown eyes, 37 years of age, a shoemaker,
tried at Kilmany 1806, sentence life, came from Europe in the Boyd 1809, arrived in
this Colony per Union 1810, native place Dublin, has resided for some years in the
District of Pitt Water, absconded from Hobart Town Jan. 1825.-£2 Reward.

1837 Census: At New Town.

1849: Reports of a diminutive man named John Penroy in the Geelong courts for a minor altercation - fined 5s.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 6th April, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Penroy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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