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Joseph Terry

Joseph Terry, one of 189 convicts transported on the Duke of Portland, January 1807

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Terry
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1776
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1807
Age: 31 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Chelsea Court Martial
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Duke of Portland
Departure date: January, 1807
Arrival date: 27th July, 1807
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 201 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 395 (197)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 12th February, 2021 wrote:

Captivity Hulk Records. HO-9-8-3.  see page 16/51
– 30 prisoners received from ?? (writing very faint) Dec and sent on Duke of Portland. Jan 1807
Only details recorded are ages and sentences.
Joseph Terry, Age 19. Sentence Life.

Gail Robyn Newman on 28th August, 2021 wrote:

Joseph Terry, Died 1807 at [Parramatta district] [NSW AUS], aged 19 Buried 20 Aug 1807 at [Parramatta] [NSW AUS]; Burial registered at St John’s. Current Status:; Residence: St Johns parish [Parramatta]

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: m

Gail Robyn Newman on 28th August, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1807 (prev. 0000)

Gail Robyn Newman on 28th August, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1776 (prev. 0000)

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