John Dorrington, 17711856 (aged 85 years)

Name
John /Dorrington/
Given names
John
Surname
Dorrington
Name
John /Durrington/
Given names
John
Surname
Durrington
Birth about 1771

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age given as 57 in 1828

Immigration August 28, 1791 (aged 20 years)
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Name: John Dorrington Aliases: none Gender: m Crime: Grand larceny Convicted at: Essex Assises Sentence term: 7 years Ship: Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and the ship William and Ann Departure date: January, 1791 Arrival date: 9th July, 1791 Place of arrival New South Wales Passenger manifest Travelled with 978 other convicts ------------- John was tried at Chelmsford house Essex April 1789 for stealing 1 silk handkerchief to the value of 10 pence, the property of John Gardonor of ingrace and committed 26/1/1789 charged on suspicion of stealing 1 shirt, 1 prayer book, 1 pr shoes also the property of Martin Golding

MarriageJane GittonsView this family
estimated 1808 (aged 37 years)
Census about 1825 (aged 54 years)
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1825 muster (1823-1825)

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Dorrington, John, free by servitude, Wm & Ann, 1791, 7 years, landholder, Wilberforce Dorrington, Jane, came free, Wm & Ann, 1871, wife of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, John, 16, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, Philip, 14, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, Sarah, 12, born in the colony, daughter of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, Edward, 10, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, William, 8, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, Thomas, 6, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto

Census November 1828 (aged 57 years)
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Dorrington, John, 57, free by servitude, Wm & Ann, 1791, 7 years, Protestant, farmer, Portland Head Dorrington, Phillip, 18, born in the colony Dorrington Edward, 13, born in the colony

Death 1856 (aged 85 years)
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Name: John Durrington Death Date: 1856 Death Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1856 Registration Place: Macdonald River, New South Wales Registration Number: 2280

Burial
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Name: John Durrington Birth Date: 1769 Death Date: 21 Dec 1856 Cemetery: St. Thomas Cemetery Burial or Cremation Place: Ebenezer, Hawkesbury City, New South Wales, Australia

Family with Jane Gittons
himself
17711856
Birth: about 1771
Death: 1856Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
wife
17911873
Birth: 1791 18The high Seas
Death: 1873Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: estimated 1808New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18091859
Birth: 1809 38 18New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1859Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
18121869
Birth: 1812 41 21Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1869New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18131885
Birth: 1813 42 22Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1885Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18141860
Birth: 1814 43 23Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1860Penrith, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18161817
Birth: about 1816 45 25Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1817Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18171883
Birth: December 26, 1817 46 26Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1883Kempsey, Mid North Coast, New South Wales, Australia
0 months
daughter
18171818
Birth: December 26, 1817 46 26Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1818Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
20 months
son
18191883
Birth: August 8, 1819 48 28Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 29, 1883South Grafton, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
BirthAncestry.com. 1828 New South Wales, Australia Census (TNA Copy) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
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age given as 57 in 1828

ImmigrationThomas, Steve. Convict Records. [database online].
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Name: John Dorrington Aliases: none Gender: m Crime: Grand larceny Convicted at: Essex Assises Sentence term: 7 years Ship: Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and the ship William and Ann Departure date: January, 1791 Arrival date: 9th July, 1791 Place of arrival New South Wales Passenger manifest Travelled with 978 other convicts ------------- John was tried at Chelmsford house Essex April 1789 for stealing 1 silk handkerchief to the value of 10 pence, the property of John Gardonor of ingrace and committed 26/1/1789 charged on suspicion of stealing 1 shirt, 1 prayer book, 1 pr shoes also the property of Martin Golding

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 (1823-1825)

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Dorrington, John, free by servitude, Wm & Ann, 1791, 7 years, landholder, Wilberforce Dorrington, Jane, came free, Wm & Ann, 1871, wife of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, John, 16, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, Philip, 14, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, Sarah, 12, born in the colony, daughter of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, Edward, 10, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, William, 8, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto Dorrington, Thomas, 6, born in the colony, son of John Dorrington, ditto

CensusAncestry.com. 1828 New South Wales, Australia Census (TNA Copy) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
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Dorrington, John, 57, free by servitude, Wm & Ann, 1791, 7 years, Protestant, farmer, Portland Head Dorrington, Phillip, 18, born in the colony Dorrington Edward, 13, born in the colony

DeathAncestry.com. Australia Death Index, 1787-1985 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
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Name: John Durrington Death Date: 1856 Death Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1856 Registration Place: Macdonald River, New South Wales Registration Number: 2280

BurialFind a grave [database on-line].
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Name: John Durrington Birth Date: 1769 Death Date: 21 Dec 1856 Cemetery: St. Thomas Cemetery Burial or Cremation Place: Ebenezer, Hawkesbury City, New South Wales, Australia