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John Perry

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Perry
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Errand boy
Date of Death: 4th January, 1866
Age: 56 years

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 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mangles
Departure date: 23rd February, 1828
Arrival date: 2nd June, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 12 other convicts


Primary source: ARK Reel 2424 ARK Fiche 669
Source description:

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Community Contributions

D Wong on 8th February, 2014 wrote:

John Perry was 17 years old when convicted of “Stealing a plated tureen”.

John was the son of John Perry, a shoemaker and Catherine Mulholland.

John was 5’7 1/2” tall, fair ruddy complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, deep cut on left knee.

1/5/1835: Married Margaret Edith Flanagan (1819-1907) at Port Macquarie.  They had 16? children.

John Perry died at Yarrovil, NSW.

Convict Changes History

David Glanville on 8th February, 2014 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: ARK Reel 2424 ARK Fiche 669 (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Perry, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1810, date of death: 4th January, 1866, gender: m, occupation, crime

D Wong on 8th February, 2014 made the following changes:


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