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John Wedge

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Wedge
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Ploughman/shearer/reaper/milkman/sower
Date of Death: 1841
Age: 45 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Kings County
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Andromeda
Departure date: 28th August, 1830
Arrival date: 18th December, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 3 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 14th November, 2013 wrote:

John Wedge was 34 years old, single, native place was Mayo County.

1836: TOL Evan

30/8/1837: COF

John married Catherine Connolly (Diamond 1837) no date found.

1841: John is said to have died, no record on NSW BDM, But Catherine married James Whiteside (Mellish 1828) in 1844.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 14th November, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1796, date of death 1841, gender, occupation, crime

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