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John Richardson, one of 160 convicts transported on the Henry, April 1823
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 18
||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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Maureen Withey on 17th July, 2019 wrote:
RICHARDSON, John. Per “Henry”, 1823
1823 Aug 29 - On list of prisoners landed from the “Henry” and forwarded to Liverpool for distribution (Reel 6011; 4/3509 p.135)
1824 Nov 20 - On list of convicts maintained by John Wood (Fiche 3117; 4/1840A No.1074 p.357)
1825 Apr 28 - On list of convicts employed by John Wood (Fiche 3145; 4/1843A No.550 p.565)
1825 Apr 15 - Convict in the service of John Wood of Chipping at the last two musters (Reel 6014; 4/3514 p.85)
Colonial Secretary Index
COLONIAL SECRETARY’s OFFICE, MAY 31st, 1827.
HIS EXCELLENCY the Governor has been pleased to approve of the following Alterations in the Police of the Colony, viz.-
Penrith.- John Richardson,, per Henry (1), holding a Ticket of Leave, to be Constable, on the Bathurst Road.
The Monitor, Sydney, Tues 12 Jun 1827
D Wong on 18th July, 2019 wrote:
John Richardson was 29 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Yorkshire.
John was 5’7” tall, fair ruddy complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes.
Many John Richardson’s - this is a possible marriage.
24/8/1827: Permission to marry Mary Curran (Midas) - John was 33 and had a TOL, Mary was 30 and on bond.
1827: Married at the Church of England, Castlereagh, NSW.
1834: TOL, Evan.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 17th July, 2019 made the following changes:
D Wong on 18th July, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1792 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime