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John Woods

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Woods
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1782
Occupation: Fisherman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Limerick
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Southworth
Departure date: 18th November, 1821
Arrival date: 9th March, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 58 other convicts

References

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

Maureen Withey on 2nd September, 2019 wrote:

John Woods was a native of St Johns Newfoundland, Canada. He was a fisherman salter. He was aged 40 when convicted at Limerick City in 1821, and sentenced to be transported for 7 years.

The NSW 1828 census shows him in household of settler, John Liscombe , aged 30, a police clerk and his wife and child at Bathurst Settlement.

John Woods, age 40, F.S., (Southworth, 1822, 7 yrs)shepherd, protestant.

There were several other persons living in the same household.

Maureen Withey on 2nd September, 2019 wrote:

Certificate of Freedom obtained during the last week,
Southworth - John Woods.
The Monitor, (Sydney), 30 April 1828.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 2nd September, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. NSW census 1828 (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Woods, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1782, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, cri

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