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Richard Yardy, one of 306 convicts transported on the Mary Ann, 06 July 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||3rd October, 1894
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Cambridge. Isle of Ely Quarter Session
6th July, 1835
11th November, 1835
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 305 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 103 (54)
||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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Ian Raper on 13th November, 2014 wrote:
website: Australia NSW Name - Cemetery Search. Search for Richard Yardy. There is a headstone featuring Richard Yardy and his wife Bridget Yardy (nee Gorman). The date of ‘3 October 1894’ and ‘79 years’ is clearly displayed.
He stole a coat and was sentenced to 7yrs 6 months.
Convict Changes History
Elaine Cicchinelli on 1st February, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), date of death: 12th March, 1892 (prev. 0000), crime
Ian Raper on 13th November, 2014 made the following changes:
date of death: 3rd October, 1894 (prev. 12th March, 1892)