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Henry Winchester

Henry Winchester, one of 176 convicts transported on the Mary, 28 August 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Winchester
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 13th January, 1801
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: 18th April, 1874
Age: 73 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Forgery
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 28th August, 1821
Arrival date: 23rd January, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 175 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 95 (49). State Archives NSW, Butts of COF (NRS 12210)
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

Kate on 24th November, 2018 wrote:

I do believe his name was Joseph Henry Winchester (b.1801) and that he had a brother Henry Winchester (b.1803). Their father was also a Henry Winchester (b.1770). Joseph was transported to NSW and lived in Maitland.

Iris Dunne on 25th November, 2018 wrote:

Certificate of Freedom No.35/487 dated 2 May 1835, Ship Mary , Trade: Servant, Trial 11 April 1821 in Middlesex G.D., Sentence: 14 years, Year of Birth: 1804

Sarah Jane on 13th February, 2019 wrote:

Baptism Record: baptism on 08.02.1801 at Shoreditch, Middlesex, England; states date of birth as 13.01.1801. Death Certificate: BDM NSW - 5749/1874 - died Maitland, NSW.

Convict Changes History

Kate on 24th November, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 25th November, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 95 (49). State Archives NSW, Butts of COF (NRS 12210) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page N

Iris Dunne on 25th November, 2018 made the following changes:

occupation

Sarah Jane on 11th February, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 95 (49). State Archives NSW, Butts of COF (NRS 12210) Baptism Record: baptism on 08.02.1801 at Shoreditch, Middlesex, England; states date of birth as

Sarah Jane on 13th February, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 95 (49). State Archives NSW, Butts of COF (NRS 12210) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page N

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