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John Usher

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Usher
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Carter
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Shop lifting
Convicted at: Cork City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Medina
Departure date: 5th September, 1823
Arrival date: 29th December, 1823
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 143 other convicts

References

Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. NSW 1828 census at Cooke
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 13th April, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
John Usher, age 20, per Medina (1) 1823, tried at Cork City, 1823, sentence 7 years. Native of Kerry, DOB, 1803. Trade – Carter.
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NSW 1828 census at Cooke, in household of farmer Jonathan Hassall and his family, resident at Mattavia.
John Usher, age 25, G.S. per Medina 1823, sentence 7 years, employed as Labourer, Roman catholic.
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Colonial Secretary’s Index.

USHER, John. Per “Medina”, 1823
1824 Jan 6
On list of convicts landed from the “Medina” and forwarded to Minto for distribution (Reel 6012; 4/3510 p.132)

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Sydney Gazette, 11 May 1830.
PUBLIC NOTICE.
THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last Week, viz:—
Medina, John Usher.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th January, 2021 wrote:

Warrants of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Indent No; 71
Offence; Larceny from shop

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 13th April, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. NSW 1828 census at Cooke (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Usher, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1803, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupat

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th January, 2021 made the following changes:

crime

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