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Sentenced to 7 years
||Colonial Secretary Index.
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Maureen Withey on 19th September, 2020 wrote:
Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
John Watson, age 23, Prince Regent I (2) 1824, Tried at Kilkenny Co., 1823, 7 years, DOB 1801, Native place, Newfoundland Canada, Fisherman.
Colonial Secretary Index.
WATSON, John. Per “Prince Regent”, 1824.
1824 Jul 21 - On list of convicts landed from the “Prince Regent” and forwarded to Appin for distribution (Reel 6013; 4/3512 p.1)
1824 Jul 31 - On return of convicts per “Prince Regent” sent from Sydney to be distributed in the District of Appin; assigned to Walter Peppard (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.67)
The undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last week, viz.
Prince Regent (3), John Watson.
Sydney Gazette, 9 May 1835.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 19th September, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Colonial Secretary Index. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Watson, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1801, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime