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James Usher, one of 170 convicts transported on the Glory, May 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||15th February, 1837
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster Quarter Session
14th September, 1818
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 169 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 32
||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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Anonymous on 20th May, 2011 wrote:
native of Co.Galway Ireland. calling seaman born 1783 age 34, height 5ft.31/2 inches,complexion pale,hair sandy eyes grey.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th June, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register, 1826-1879
Name: Thomas Usher. Estimated birth year: abt 1783
Age: 53. Date of Death: 3 Apr 1836. District: Windsor
New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Age: 49. Birth Year: 1784
Native Place: County Galway, Ireland
Arrival year: 1818. Vessel: Glory
Certificate Date: 7 Feb 1833
Trade or Calling; Seaman.
Place of Trial. Sydney G S. - 16 February 1826
Sentence - 7 years
5 Ft 4 1/2 inches
Hair; Sandy; mixed with Grey
Lost 3 front teeth in upper jaw
Was originally tried at Lancaster 17 April 1817 - Sentence - 7 years
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th June, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1784 (prev. 0000), date of death: 15th February, 1837 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime