John Farrell, 1788

Name
John /Farrell/
Given names
John
Surname
Farrell
Birth about 1788

Text: age given as 25 in 1813
Immigration June 11, 1813 (aged 25 years)
Citation details: Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 83 (43)
Text: John Farrell, one of 200 convicts transported on the ship Fortune, November 1812. Sentence details: Convicted at Kent Assizes for a term of 14 years on 16 March 1812. Vessel: Fortune. Date of Departure: November 1812. Place of Arrival: New South Wales.
Text: The ship Fortune (2) arrived in NSW 11 Jun 1813
Citation details: Kentish Gazette Fri 20 Mar 1812 p. 2
Text: Wednesday, March 18, - second day. CROWN SIDE John farrell stood indicted for forging, and uttering, knowing to be forged, a 5 pound Bank of England note, with intent to defraud the Governor and Company of the said Bank. Mr. Common Sergeant on behalf of the prosecutrix stated, that in consequence of the prisoner's having acknowledged himself guilty of having in his possession a considerable quantity of forged and counterfeit Bank of England Notes which offence subjecting him to transportation for 14 years, his clients instructed him to say, they they forebore prosecuting this prisoner on the capital indictment, believing that the ends of public justice would be perfectly accomplished in the removal of the prisoner our of the country. The Jury therefore - under the direction of the learned Judge, found the prisoner Not Guilty; but the court immediately pronounced sentence of transportation upon him for 14 years, upon his own confession, for having in his possession a quantity of forged Bank notes, knowing them to be forged.
Text: John Farrell, Kent Assizes 16 Mar 1813, 14 year sentence, native of Co. Kerry, hatter, age 25, 5 feet 9 inches tall, dark ruddy complexion, black hair and brown eyes
MarriageMartha HughesView this family
March 6, 1821 (aged 33 years)

Text: Name: Johnnes Farrel Spouse Name: Martha Hughes Marriage Date: 6 Mar 1821 Marriage Place: Tasmania Registration Place: Hobart, Tasmania Registration Year: 1834 Registration Number: 2543
Text: Colonial Secretary's Office 5 March 1821 Revd. Sir Accompanying this I have the honor to transmit you His Excellency the Governor's approbation of your uniting in Marriage the Parties* specified in your letter of this date according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Catholic Church. I have the honor to be Revd. Sir Your... Revd. Philip Conolly Roman Catholic Chaplain Sydney & viz. John Farrell (Fortune 2) Martha Hughes (Wanstead)
Census 1822 (aged 34 years)
Text: Hughes, Martha, convict, Wanstead, life, wife of J. Farrell, Sydney Farrell, John, ticket of leave, Fortune, 14 years, labourer, Sydney
Census between 1823 and 1825 (aged 37 years)
Citation details: 1825 muster
Text: Hughes, Martha, convict, Wanstead, 1814, life, wife of John Farrell, Sydney Hughes, Martha, convict, Wanstead, 1815, life, wife of William Day, Sydney Hughes, Hannah, born in the colony, family of Martha Hughes Hughes, Daniel, born in the colony, family of Martha Hughes Hughes, Mary Anne, born in the colony, family of Martha Hughes Farrell, John, ticket of leave, Fortune, 1814, 14 years, landholder, Sydney
Census November 1828 (aged 40 years)
Text: Farrell, John (Jun), 47, free by servitude, Fortune, 1813, 14 years, Catholic, hatter, Macquarie Street Sydney Farrell, Hannah, 10, born in the colony Farrell, Daniel, 8, born in the colony Farrell, Mary A., 5, born in the colony Farrell, John (Jun), 3, born in the colony Hughes, Martha, 50, government servant, Wanstead, 1814, life, Catholic, housekeeper to John Farrell, Macquarie Street, Sydney
Death
Yes

Family with Martha Hughes
himself
1788
Birth: about 1788
Death:
wife
17781849
Birth: about 1778
Death: May 17, 1849Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage MarriageMarch 6, 1821
-2 years
daughter
18181885
Birth: about 1818 30 40New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 7, 1885Newtown, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
1820
Birth: about 1820 32 42New South Wales, Australia
Death:
3 years
daughter
18221907
Birth: about 1822 34 44New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 31, 1907New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18231888
Birth: 1823 35 45Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1888Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
BirthAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Text: age given as 25 in 1813
ImmigrationState Library of Queensland. Convict Transportation Registers Database 1787-1867 [database on-line].
Citation details: Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 83 (43)
Text: John Farrell, one of 200 convicts transported on the ship Fortune, November 1812. Sentence details: Convicted at Kent Assizes for a term of 14 years on 16 March 1812. Vessel: Fortune. Date of Departure: November 1812. Place of Arrival: New South Wales.
ImmigrationBateson, Charles. The convict ships 1787-1868. 2nd ed. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd., 1985 ie 1969
Text: The ship Fortune (2) arrived in NSW 11 Jun 1813
ImmigrationBritish Newspaper Archive [database online]
Citation details: Kentish Gazette Fri 20 Mar 1812 p. 2
Text: Wednesday, March 18, - second day. CROWN SIDE John farrell stood indicted for forging, and uttering, knowing to be forged, a 5 pound Bank of England note, with intent to defraud the Governor and Company of the said Bank. Mr. Common Sergeant on behalf of the prosecutrix stated, that in consequence of the prisoner's having acknowledged himself guilty of having in his possession a considerable quantity of forged and counterfeit Bank of England Notes which offence subjecting him to transportation for 14 years, his clients instructed him to say, they they forebore prosecuting this prisoner on the capital indictment, believing that the ends of public justice would be perfectly accomplished in the removal of the prisoner our of the country. The Jury therefore - under the direction of the learned Judge, found the prisoner Not Guilty; but the court immediately pronounced sentence of transportation upon him for 14 years, upon his own confession, for having in his possession a quantity of forged Bank notes, knowing them to be forged.
ImmigrationAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Text: John Farrell, Kent Assizes 16 Mar 1813, 14 year sentence, native of Co. Kerry, hatter, age 25, 5 feet 9 inches tall, dark ruddy complexion, black hair and brown eyes
MarriageAncestry.com. Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
Text: Name: Johnnes Farrel Spouse Name: Martha Hughes Marriage Date: 6 Mar 1821 Marriage Place: Tasmania Registration Place: Hobart, Tasmania Registration Year: 1834 Registration Number: 2543
MarriageAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary's Papers, 1788-1825 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.
Text: Colonial Secretary's Office 5 March 1821 Revd. Sir Accompanying this I have the honor to transmit you His Excellency the Governor's approbation of your uniting in Marriage the Parties* specified in your letter of this date according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Catholic Church. I have the honor to be Revd. Sir Your... Revd. Philip Conolly Roman Catholic Chaplain Sydney & viz. John Farrell (Fortune 2) Martha Hughes (Wanstead)
CensusBaxter, Carol, ed. General Muster and land and stock muster of New South Wales 1822. Sydney: Australian Biographical and Genealogical Record in association with the Society of Australian Genealogists, 1988
Text: Hughes, Martha, convict, Wanstead, life, wife of J. Farrell, Sydney Farrell, John, ticket of leave, Fortune, 14 years, labourer, Sydney
CensusAncestry.com. New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Citation details: 1825 muster
Text: Hughes, Martha, convict, Wanstead, 1814, life, wife of John Farrell, Sydney Hughes, Martha, convict, Wanstead, 1815, life, wife of William Day, Sydney Hughes, Hannah, born in the colony, family of Martha Hughes Hughes, Daniel, born in the colony, family of Martha Hughes Hughes, Mary Anne, born in the colony, family of Martha Hughes Farrell, John, ticket of leave, Fortune, 1814, 14 years, landholder, Sydney
CensusCensus of New South Wales November 1828, ed. by Malcolm R. Sainty and Keith A. Johnson. Sydney: Library of Australian History, 1985 ie. 1980
Text: Farrell, John (Jun), 47, free by servitude, Fortune, 1813, 14 years, Catholic, hatter, Macquarie Street Sydney Farrell, Hannah, 10, born in the colony Farrell, Daniel, 8, born in the colony Farrell, Mary A., 5, born in the colony Farrell, John (Jun), 3, born in the colony Hughes, Martha, 50, government servant, Wanstead, 1814, life, Catholic, housekeeper to John Farrell, Macquarie Street, Sydney