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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
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D Wong on 15th July, 2013 wrote:
Charles Abinton was 23 years old when transported for assaulting and robbing Richard Stanton and stealing £3. He had no previous convictions.
Charles was single, RC, 5’5” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair and whiskers, hazel eyes, illiterate, stout made, freckled, scar on left side of forehead, small scar left elbow.
15/9/1853: Application to marry Mary Priddin (Aurora).
23/5/1876: The Argus, Melbourne: I will not be responsible for debts contracted by my wife, Mary Abington. Charles Abington, Richmond.
16/10/1899: The Argus, Melbourne: The friends of the late Mr Charles Abington (late 19 years employee of the Melbourne Tramway ad Omnibus Company) are respectfully invited to follow his remains to the Boroondara Cemetery, Kew, from his late residence, Gladston Street, Kew.
Steve Hanlon on 31st August, 2016 wrote:
charles served 12 yrs of his sentance before being granted a ticket of leave , he married Martha Pridden and the had 11 children live in ellandale and are both buried at st colemans catholic cemetary together in ellandale along side 1 of their sons charles and his wife elizabeth ransley , who was a grandaughter of the smuggler from kent england “George Bailey” who ran a smuggler gang from kent
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 15th July, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 15 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1820, date of death 1889, gender, occupation, crime
Steve Hanlon on 31st August, 2016 made the following changes: