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Charles Tye

Charles Tye, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Tye
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: Ploughman/shearer/reaper/milkman/so...
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Kent Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: John
Departure date: 26th January, 1832
Arrival date: 8th June, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 256
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

D Wong on 30th April, 2013 wrote:

Charles Tye was 19 years old when transported for “Stealing Wine”.

29/8/1832: Assigned to Thomas Jones, Paterson.
1837: Assigned to Thomas Jones.
5/8/1840: TOL Paterson
21/10/1840: TOL Paterson

1841: MAY have married Johanna Mason at Maitland (came free with her family from Ireland per “China”).  There was also a Charles Tye/Tighe
who arrived per Royal Admiral 1833, and a report suggested it was him. (quite confusing), but I enter it for future reference.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 30th April, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1812, gender, occupation, crime

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