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life span was 53 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Cape Town Civil Court
31st December, 1832
28th May, 1833
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 169 other convicts
||NSW & Tasmania Australia Convict Musters 1806-1849
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D Wong on 13th December, 2020 wrote:
Jeremiah Sauntry was listed as 24 years old on arrival.
Native Place: County Cork, Ire.
Transported for ‘Desertion from his post when on Sentry’.
Jeremiah was single, light hazel eyes, dark brown hair, 5/5½” tall, swarthy complexion, dark brown small whiskers.
1833-35 Musters: Assigned to Mr. John Gee.
4\1\1837: Was a Police Constable - Assaulting Donald McKenzie - 12 months hard labour.
18/4/1840: Mounted Police: Being drunk and insolence - reprimanded.
11/12/1840: Removed to the Port Arthur district.
19/2/1841: To the Snake Banks.
1843: Free Certificate.
14/3/1846: Departed Launceston per ‘Swan’ for Port Phillip.
1851: Married Margaret Watkins (also listed as Binnett) at St. Francis RC, Church, Melbourne, Victoria.
No children listed.
1878: Margaret Sauntry died in Victoria.
Convict Changes History
Lillian Triglone on 13th December, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 14 years, voyage, source: NSW & Tasmania Australia Convict Musters 1806-1849 (prev. ), firstname: Jeremiah, surname: Sauntry, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1809, date of death: 1879, gender: m, occupation, crim
D Wong on 13th December, 2020 made the following changes: